- Burdensome or hindering, as a weight or drag; vexatious
- Not easily managed or handled; awkward.
- Cumbersome machines can endanger operators and slow down production.
- Hard, difficult, demanding to handle or get around with.
- A slaves' work was as cumbersome as toiling on the fields, or in the mines.
- See also Thesaurus:difficult
burdensome or hindering, as a weight or drag; vexatious; cumbrous
not easily managed or handled; awkward
hard, difficult, demanding to handle
inert, lumbering, slow in movement
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