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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fahr-dl]
    • /ˈfɑr dl/
    • /ˈfɑː.dəl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahr-dl]
    • /ˈfɑr dl/

Definitions of fardel word

  • noun fardel a bundle; burden. 1
  • noun fardel A bundle. 1
  • noun fardel a bundle or burden 0
  • noun fardel a pack; bundle 0
  • noun fardel a burden; misfortune 0

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Origin of fardel

First appearance:

before 1375
One of the 22% oldest English words
1375-1425; late Middle English < Anglo-French, Old French < Old Provençal, equivalent to fard(a) bundle (≪ Arabic fardah load) + -el < Latin -ellus; see -elle

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Parts of speech for Fardel


fardel popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 59% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 71% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

fardel usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for fardel

noun fardel

  • transportation — the act of transporting.
  • shipping — a romantic relationship between fictional characters, especially one that people discuss, write about, or take an interest in, whether or not the romance actually exists in the original book, show, etc.: popular ships in fan fiction.
  • carriage — A carriage is an old-fashioned vehicle, usually for a small number of passengers, which is pulled by horses.
  • consignment — A consignment of goods is a load that is being delivered to a place or person.
  • shipment — an act or instance of shipping freight or cargo.

Antonyms for fardel

noun fardel

  • benefit — The benefit of something is the help that you get from it or the advantage that results from it.

Top questions with fardel

  • what is a fardel?

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