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unencumbered

[uhn-en-kuhm-berd]
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adjective
  1. not impeded, slowed down, or retarded; free to move, advance, or go forward.
  2. having few or no burdens or obligations.
  3. not burdened or weighed down, as with bulky or heavy objects.
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Origin of unencumbered

Related formsun·en·cum·ber·ing, adjective
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unencumbered

adjective
  1. not burdened, impeded, or hampered
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Word Origin and History for unencumbered

adj.

1722, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of encumber.

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