verb (used with object)
Related formsun·in·cum·bered, adjective
Examples from the Web for incumbered
So it seemed that Owen Lovejoy and his friends had incumbered Lincoln with a fatal handicap.Abraham Lincoln, Vol. I.|John T. Morse
He left it with a ruined constitution, an incumbered estate, and not a shilling of ready money!The History of Gambling in England|John Ashton
But fortune turned hir saile, and otherwise it happened than their feare them incumbered.Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (3 of 6): England (6 of 9)|Raphael Holinshed
But the translator of a living author is incumbered with additional inconveniences.The Piccolomini|Friedrich Schiller
But they are incumbered, not aided, by their very instruments, and by all the apparatus of the state.