• Definition for "cumber"
    • To consider down; burden: was cumbered with many…
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cumber definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To consider down; burden: was cumbered with many duties.
    • To hamper or hinder, as when you are in how: ended up being cumbered with an extended poncho.
    • To litter; clutter up: Weeds cumbered the yard paths.
    • Archaic To bother; distress.
    • To sleep upon as a troublesome or ineffective weight or load; become burdensome or oppressive to; to impede or embarrass in attaining an object, to obstruct or take uselessly; to embarrass; to difficulty.
    • To weigh down; burden: was cumbered with several tasks.
    • To hamper or hinder, as by being in the manner: ended up being cumbered with an extended poncho.
    • To litter; clutter up: Weeds cumbered the garden paths.
    • Archaic To bother; distress.
    • To rest upon as a troublesome or ineffective weight or load; become burdensome or oppressive to; to impede or embarrass in attaining an object, to impair or inhabit uselessly; to embarrass; to trouble.
  • noun:
    • A hindrance; an encumbrance.
    • difficulty; shame; stress.
    • whatever cumbers; a weight; a hindrance; an obstruction.
    • Embarrassment; disturbance; distress; trouble.
    • A hindrance; an encumbrance.
    • difficulty; embarrassment; distress.
    • That which cumbers; an encumbrance; a hindrance; an obstruction.
    • Embarrassment; disruption; distress; difficulty.
  • verb:
    • To delay, to hinder, to burden.
    • keep back
    • To decrease, to hinder, to burden.
    • restrain
  • others:
    • To burden or obstruct with or much like a load or fat, or any impediment; load extremely or uselessly; press upon; choke up; clog.
    • become a clog to; impede by obstruction; hamper in activity.
    • To trouble; perplex; embarrass; distract.
    • To burden or obstruct with or much like a load or fat, or any impediment; load excessively or uselessly; hit upon; choke up; clog.
    • is a clog to; impede by obstruction; hamper in action.
    • To trouble; perplex; embarrass; distract.
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