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Princeton's WordNet

  1. encumberedadjective

    loaded to excess or impeded by a heavy load

    "a summer resort...encumbered with great clapboard-and-stucco hotels"- A.J.Liebling; "a hiker encumbered with a heavy backpack"; "an encumbered estate"

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  1. encumberedadjective

    Weighted down, loaded sufficiently to make slow.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Encumbered

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of encumbered in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of encumbered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of encumbered in a Sentence

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could some blunders and absurdities have crept in forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.

  2. Niccola Sebastiani:

    If someone tells you that the fully armored man of the Middle Ages was so encumbered by his armor that he could not rise if he fell, you may well ask yourself, first, if it is reasonable to assume that professional soldiers would go on wearing armor that kept them from fighting and second, if this theory is in line with what you know of the heavily armored men of your personal acquaintance.

  3. Ralph Waldo Emerson, (attributed):

    Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.

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    one of four connected cavities in the brain; is continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord and contains cerebrospinal fluid
    • A. ventricle
    • B. profaneness
    • C. allogamy
    • D. macron

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