verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of encumber
OTHER WORDS FROM encumberen·cum·ber·ing·ly, adverbun·en·cum·bered, adjective
Words nearby encumber
Example sentences from the Web for encumber
Ski helmets are essential pieces of ski gear that come in all shapes and sizes, and all of their designs are generally made to offer ample protection while weighing as little as possible to avoid encumbering the wearer.Best ski helmets: Comfortable protection for hitting the slopes|PopSci Commerce Team|March 12, 2021|Popular Science
It should not encumber the banking system we need with failed institutions.
He replied that he had no objections, provided she did not encumber the carriage with bandboxes, which were his utter abhorrence.
Removal of the stationary boats which at present encumber the avenue to the factory gardens at the river-side.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan