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So about twenty years ago I gave up on painting - and got into terrible debt after buying a load of camera gear!
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Meaning of a load of in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A LOAD OF

a load of play
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WHAT DOES A LOAD OF MEAN IN ENGLISH?

definitionDefinition of a load of in the English dictionary

The definition of a load of in the dictionary is a quantity of.

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ENGLISH WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A LOAD OF

a load of
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Synonyms and antonyms of a load of in the English dictionary of synonyms

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WORDS RELATING TO «A LOAD OF»

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Translation of «a load of» into 20 languages

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TRANSLATION OF A LOAD OF

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The translations of a load of from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «a load of» in English.
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的负载
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una carga de
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a load of
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Translator English - Hindi

के एक लोड
380 millions of speakers
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حمولة من
280 millions of speakers
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нагрузка
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uma carga de
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une charge de
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eine Last von
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の負荷
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하중
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tải trọng
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un carico di
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Obciążenie
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навантаження
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o sarcină de
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ένα φορτίο
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´n vrag van
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en belastning på
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en last av
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The term «a load of» is very widely used and occupies the 1.320 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about a load of

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10 QUOTES WITH «A LOAD OF»

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James Bay
My songwriting process is painful. Songwriting is brilliant. It's a load of fun - when it works. It's really difficult as well.
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Jo Brand
There are so many cliches associated with mental health - such as the 'fine line between lunacy and genius' - which are, on the whole, a load of rubbish.
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Allan Carr
I went to Montreal. My first gig went very badly. They just weren't laughing at anything. I found out they were a load of Christians, and it was a gig to raise money for a new church roof.
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Bart Chilton
The thing is: in order to reach an agreement, to reach that balance, sometimes it is sort of like that old Rhinestone Cowboy lyric, 'There'll be a load of compromisin' on the road to my horizon.' For those of you who were too young, or don't recall the song, made famous by country singer Glen Campbell, it is your loss.
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Sebastian Coe
The great thing about athletics is that it's like poker sometimes: you know what's in your hand, and it may be a load of rubbish, but you've got to keep up the front.
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Stephen Daldry
England is strictly class-based. What's surprising is how many films are still made with a load of people in silly frocks running around gardens and talking in middle-class accents.
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Nigel Dennis
So about twenty years ago I gave up on painting - and got into terrible debt after buying a load of camera gear!
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Jonathan Dimbleby
The BBC produces wonderful programmes; it also produces a load of old rubbish.
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Joanne Froggatt
I like 'X Factor' as much as the next person, but I do get overwhelmed with the amount of reality TV. It's such cheap programming and such a load of rubbish, most of it.
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Ian St. John
Well, he doesn't make me laugh. I think I've got a fair sense of humour but I can't really see it in him. I've listened to his show on the radio on a Saturday morning, and that's a load of mince as well.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A LOAD OF»

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A Load of Danger
[sold only as part of 5-title 978-0-87879-410-2]
autorMargaret Scariano, 1984
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Load of Trouble
Christopher Churchmouse exchanges a wagonload of sawdust for Sed's bread crumbs and is proud of the deception, until circumstances force him to regret his action.
autorBarbara Davoll, Cook Communications Ministries, 1997
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A Load of Bull: An Englishman's Adventures in Madrid
A Load Of Bull is the true story of an Englishman finding his way in one of the most perplexing, anarchic and exuberant cities on earth: Madrid.
autorTim Parfitt, 2008
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A Load of Old Bones
' Laura Wilson, Guardian 'E F Benson crossed with Jerome K Jerome' The Times audiobooks review 'Quite why this series should be charming, astringent and witty, instead of emetically twee, I am not sure, but it is entirely delightful' ...
autorSuzette Hill, 2011
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What a load of trash!
Humorous illustrations accompany a discussion of the problems of waste disposal and of recycling as one possible solution.
autorSteve Skidmore, 1991
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A Load of Balls: Football's Funny Side
Packed with priceless gaffes from the likes of David Beckham ('My parents have been there for me since I was about seven'), Bobby Robson ('We didn't underestimate them; they were just a lot better than we thought') and Paul Gascoigne ('I've ...
autorJohn Scally, 2011
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A Load of Old Tripe
In fact, things can be quite complicated, and don't always turn out as he'd planned . . . Born in 1946, Jimmy lives with his Mum and Dad in a shiny red brick terraced house in South Yorkshire near the steel works.
autorGervase Phinn, 2009
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The Man with a Load of Mischief
Martha Grimes. Boulogne mouth.” The vicar shoved his glasses back on his nose . “One of my favorites is the Elephant and Castle. A lot of theories are tossed about on that one, alltheway from finding elephant bones on the spotto Eleanor of  ...
autorMartha Grimes, 2013
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A Textbook of Strength of Materials
A load of 200 N falls through a height of 2.5 cm on to a collar rigidly attached to the lower end of a vertical bar 2 m long and of 3 cm2 cross-sectional area. The upper end of the vertical bar is fixed. Determine : (i) maximum instantaneous stress ...
autorR. K. Bansal, 2010
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Power Distribution Planning Reference Book, Second Edition
A table lamp providing 1 100 lumens of light would create a load of 75, 62, or 18 watts depending on if it was using an incandescent, halogen, or compact fluorescent bulb. Constant Power, Constant Current, and Constant Impedance Loads ...
autorH. Lee Willis, 2004
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A LOAD OF»

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Lauda: Aston Martin talk a "load of rubbish"
A load of rubbish," Lauda told Reuters ahead of today's British Grand Prix. "We have not been asked, we never thought about it. That's it.". «pitpass.com, Jul 15»
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Minecraft to get a load of new features
During the 2015 Minecon at the Upcoming Features panel Mojang talked about and revealed some of the areas the team was working to ... «Gamespresso, Jul 15»
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Steven Gerrard thanks LA Galaxy fans with a load of beers
Look away now Liverpool fans, Steven Gerrard is on the charm offensive in Los Angeles and it all has to do with booze... lots and lots of booze! «HITC, Jul 15»
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The Beast of Craggy Island from Father Ted might actually be a real …
Despite this apparent closure, we were always wary about hearing the sound of 'Liam Neeson chasing a load of hens around the inside of a barrel' on the Moors ... «JOE, Jul 15»
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Cardiff City Transfers: Why only ONE of the last 21 signings can be …
As disappointing as it is, Le Fondre has to leave this summer and in an ironic twist, he'll probably end up scoring a load of goals for one of ... «WalesOnline, Jul 15»
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Russian spacecraft filled with crew supplies docks at space station
(CNN) After a series of failed resupply missions, the International Space Station finally got a load of supplies on Sunday when a Russian ... «CNN, Jul 15»
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Watch: Rihanna put a load of her fans on a bus, blindfolded them …
Rihanna took a select few of her fans who are Tidal subscribers on a surprise road trip earlier this week as part of a promotional campaign for ... «Entertainment.ie, Jul 15»
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What a Load of S**t: Disney Flushes Their Controversial New Candy …
What a Load of S**t: Disney Flushes Their Controversial New Candy ... What a Load of S**t: Disney Flushes Their Controversial New Candy ... «moviepilot.com, Jul 15»
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A load of hot air about e-cigarettes
Without being too much of a killjoy, it's an awful habit, especially when smoking does not just affect the smoker, but everyone else around them. «The Northern Echo, Jul 15»
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Celia Walden: 'It's Bring Mommy to School week and I'm feeling the …
'You were thinking of reading a load of Beverly Hills three-year-olds a book about kiddie-snatching evil dwarves?' he flings back. 'First of all, it's ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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