Definition of Disencumber

1. Verb. Release from entanglement of difficulty. "I cannot extricate myself from this task"

Exact synonyms: Disentangle, Extricate, Untangle
Generic synonyms: Disengage, Free
Derivative terms: Disentanglement, Extrication, Untangling



Definition of Disencumber

1. v. t. To free from encumbrance, or from anything which clogs, impedes, or obstructs; to disburden.

Definition of Disencumber

1. Verb. To remove an encumbrance (a burden). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Disencumber

1. [v -ED, -ING, -S]

Disencumber Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Disencumber Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Disencumber

disenchantingly
disenchantment
disenchantments
disenchants
disencharm
disencharmed
disencharming
disencharms
disencline
disenclose
disenclosed
disencloses
disenclosing
disencouragement
disencouragements
disencumber (current term)
disencumbered
disencumbering
disencumbers
disencumbrance
disencumbrances
disendow
disendowed
disendower
disendowers
disendowing
disendowment
disendowments
disendows
disenfranchise

Literary usage of Disencumber

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Narrative of Major General Wool's Campaign in Mexico: In the Years 1846 by Francis Baylies (1851)
"Slander was silenced; and the restless spirit of envy, if not quelled, was quieted. disencumber himself of part of his train, he marched by Encantado, ..."

2. The Poetical Works of John Dryden by John Dryden (1909)
"Now, free from earth, thy disencumber] soul -a Mounts up, and leaves behind the clono and starry pole: From thence thy kindred legions mav-. ..."

3. Decisions of the Court of Session: From November 1825 to [20th July 1841] by Scotland Court of Session, F. Somerville, J. Tawse, John Craigie, George Robinson, Charles Gordon Robertson, Scotland High Court of Justiciary, Great Britain Parliament. House of Lords (1830)
"Lord Glenlee—I am of the same opinion ; the conclusions of the summons being alternative, either to disencumber the estate or to refund the money which had ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Disencumber

Search for Disencumber on Dictionary.com!Search for Disencumber on Thesaurus.com!Search for Disencumber on Google!Search for Disencumber on Wikipedia!

Search