verbo[with object] dated
1Hamper or hinder: they were cumbered with greatcoats and swords
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- He cumbers himself never about consequences, about interests: he gives an independent, genuine verdict.
- That's what I am cumbered with but I have come here to do a job that the people have committed me to do.
- But Martha was cumbered about much serving, and came to him, and said, Lord, dost thou not care that my sister hath left me to serve alone?
sustantivoarchaic Volver al principio
Middle English (in the sense 'overthrow, destroy'): probably from encumber.
Definición de cumber en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.