HyperDic: beast_of_burden

English > 1 sense of the expression beast of burden:
NOUNanimalbeast of burden, jumentan animal such as a donkey or ox / ox or elephant used for transporting loads or doing other heavy work
English > beast of burden: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
MeaningAn animal such as a donkey or ox / ox or elephant used for transporting loads or doing other heavy work.
Synonymjument
Narrowerpack animal, sumpterAn animal (such as a mule or burro or horse) used to carry loads
Broaderwork animalAn animal trained for and used for heavy labor
Spanishacémila, animal de carga, bestia de carga, cabalgadura
Catalanbèstia de càrrega, bèstia

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