Definition of


  1. (adj, all) difficult to handle or use especially because of size or weight
    cumbrous protective clothing

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Synonyms of Cumbrous


Origin of the word Cumbrous

  1. late 14c., "cumbersome, troublesome, clumsy, unwieldy," from cumber + -ous. more

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