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encumbrances

See definition of encumbrances on Dictionary.com
  • as ingear
  • as ingoods
  • as inimpedimenta

synonyms for encumbrances

  • accessory
  • apparatus
  • harness
  • instrument
  • kit
  • luggage
  • machinery
  • material
  • paraphernalia
  • stuff
  • supply
  • accouterment
  • adjunct
  • appurtenance
  • baggage
  • belongings
  • contraption
  • effects
  • fittings
  • habiliment
  • impedimenta
  • materiel
  • means
  • outfit
  • possessions
  • rigging
  • setup
  • tackle
  • things
  • tools
  • trappings
  • kit and kaboodle
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How to use encumbrances in a sentence

A covenant to protect the buyer from encumbrances, claims, etc., does not always relieve him from the expense of a lawsuit.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Only, unlike the sagacious hound, instead of getting rid of them by this process, he merely turns them into encumbrances.
BIZARRELAWTON MACKALL
Certain annuities and encumbrances charged on the postal revenues by earlier acts, were continued by the act of Queen Anne.
THE HISTORY OF THE POST OFFICE IN BRITISH NORTH AMERICAWILLIAM SMITH
It cannot be cast aside as something archaic and only a part of the ornamental and useless encumbrances of life.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF NATIONSG.E. PARTRIDGE
I have no 'encumbrances,' as foolish people put it; no relatives in the world but my sister Ruth and her children.
MAJOR VIGOUREUXA. T. QUILLER-COUCH
So they rode, "without encumbrances," as Dunstanbury said, laughing—his spirits rose inexpressibly as the moment of action came.
SOPHY OF KRAVONIAANTHONY HOPE
There are several brave gentlemen of the sea now languishing in the Fleet Prison through inability to pay off these encumbrances.
THE CHAPLAIN OF THE FLEETWALTER BESANT AND JAMES RICE
This hall is now cleared of its encumbrances, and presents to the eye a vast length of naked wall, and an area covered with weeds.
RUINS OF ANCIENT CITIES (VOL. II OF II)CHARLES BUCKE
With such encumbrances, and an income altogether not exceeding three thousand pounds per annum, Lady Fawn could not be rich.
THE EUSTACE DIAMONDSANTHONY TROLLOPE
To-morrow forenoon we will go; and now, before we take breakfast, let us get rid of these encumbrances.
THE GOLD HUNTER'S ADVENTURESWILLIAM H. THOMES
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ENCUMBRANCES

  • bolts
  • cargoes
  • commodities
  • fabrics
  • freight
  • lines
  • loads
  • materials
  • seconds
  • stocks
  • stuff
  • textiles
  • vendibles
  • wares
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