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How to use encumbrance in a sentence
Often, those restrictions will more heavily constrain Democratic voters for whom added bureaucracy is a more challenging encumbrance.
For developers this is both incredibly freeing — a chance to make it big without all the encumbrance of a traditional studio — but also supremely precarious.On Discord, bots find a foothold as mini indie success stories|Luke Winkie|March 25, 2021|Washington Post
He points to the hassles of regulatory compliance and warding off hacks as an unnecessary encumbrance on businesses.Very Good Security raises $60 million to make data force fields for DoorDash, Brex|rhhackettfortune|December 21, 2020|Fortune
In LA, Don is an outsider; a Madison Avenue interloper; an encumbrance.What's Happened to Don Draper? Why Everyone’s Favorite ‘Mad Men’ Stud Needs His Mojo Back|Lizzie Crocker|April 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dangerfield was no longer conscious of anything but an angry determination to revolt, to be free of all encumbrance.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
The cargo of the sloop hoisted on to the deck by the capstan, compact as he had made it, was an encumbrance.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
So desperate had been the charge that our little craft was now actually a serious encumbrance to the monster.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont
An' sell Bruno; he's a vicious brute—nothin' but an encumbrance.Two Little Travellers|Frances Browne Arthur
They set to work together to remove the irons, and his legs were at length freed from this encumbrance at about five oclock.