Definition of Cumbering

1. Verb. (present participle of cumber) ¹



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Definition of Cumbering

1. cumber [v] - See also: cumber

Cumbering Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cumbering

cumball
cumball tree
cumball trees
cumbent
cumber
cumber-ground
cumber ground
cumberbund
cumberbunds
cumbered
cumberer
cumberers
cumberground
cumbergrounds
cumbering (current term)
cumberless
cumbers
cumbersome
cumbersomely
cumbersomeness
cumbia
cumbias
cumbrance
cumbrances
cumbre
cumbrous
cumbrously
cumbrousness
cumbrousnesses

Literary usage of Cumbering

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1. The American Merchant Marine: Its History and Romance from 1620 to 1902 by Winthrop Lippitt Marvin (1902)
"... Brigantine, and Ketch — Crude Gear and cumbering Artillery — Skilful Shipwrights of the New World SAVE for vague tradition and a few rude engravings, ..."

2. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1904)
"The Michigan laws have always made a distinction between "cumbering" and obstructing a public way and "encroaching" on it The former term has been applied ..."

3. Commentaries on the Law of Municipal Corporations by John Forrest Dillon (1911)
"Grand Rapids nances "to prevent the cumbering of Edison, El. L. & FG Co., 33 Fed. ... 79, 91, citing text; had always made, between cumbering Allen v. ..."

4. The Law of Municipal Corporations by John Forrest Dillon (1873)
"Ib. Power to the common council of a city, by the charter, to adopt ordinances "to prevent the cumbering of streets, sidewalks," &c., in view of the ..."

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