cumbered

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cumber +‎ -ed.

Verb[edit]

cumbered

  1. simple past tense and past participle of cumber

Adjective[edit]

cumbered (comparative more cumbered, superlative most cumbered)

  1. (now rare) Hampered; encumbered.
    • 1910, Saki, ‘Cross Currents’, Reginald in Russia:
      Vanessa Pennington had a husband who was poor, with few extenuating circumstances, and an admirer who, though comfortably rich, was cumbered with a sense of honour.