HyperDic: onus

English > 1 sense of the word onus:
NOUNcognitiononus, burden, load, encumbrance, incumbrancean onerous or difficult concern
onus > pronunciation
Soundsow'nahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > onus: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningAn onerous or difficult concern.
Synonymsburden, load, encumbrance, incumbrance
Narrowerdead weightAn oppressive encumbrance
fardelA burden (figuratively in the form of a bundle)
impositionAn uncalled-for burden
pillSomething unpleasant or offensive that must be tolerated or endured
Broaderconcern, worry, headache, vexationSomething or someone that causes anxiety
Spanishcarga, peso, preocupación
Catalancarga, càrrega, pes, preocupació

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