Definitions For Encumbrance


  • Any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
  • An onerous or difficult concern
  • A charge against property (as a lien or mortgage)

Is Encumbrance a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Encumbrance is worth 19 points in Scrabble and 26 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Encumbrance in a Sentence

  • Without the encumbrance of a heavy backpack, I could sprint along the trail

Synonyms for Encumbrance

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