Synonyms for encumbered

Synonyms for (adj) encumbered

Synonyms: encumbered

Definition: loaded to excess or impeded by a heavy load

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

Similar words: heavy-laden, loaded down, burdened

Definition: bearing a physically heavy weight or load

Usage: tree limbs burdened with ice; a heavy-laden cart; loaded down with packages

Similar words: clogged

Definition: loaded with something that hinders motion

Usage: The wings of birds were clogged with ice and snow-Dryden

Similar words: mired, involved

Definition: entangled or hindered as if e.g. in mire

Usage: the difficulties in which the question is involved; brilliant leadership mired in details and confusion

Similar words: mortgaged

Definition: burdened with legal or financial obligations

Usage: his house, his business, indeed, his whole life was heavily mortgaged

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