verb (used with object)
- to remove a burden from; rid of a burden.
- to relieve of anything oppressive or annoying: Confession disburdened his mind of anxiety.
- to get rid of (a burden); discharge.
verb (used without object)
- to unload a burden.
- to remove a load from (a person or animal)
- (tr) to relieve (oneself, one’s mind, etc) of a distressing worry or oppressive thought