incumber


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incumber

(ɪnˈkʌmbə)
vb
a less common spelling of encumber
inˈcumberingly adv
inˈcumbrance n

en•cum•ber

(ɛnˈkʌm bər)

v.t.
1. to impede or hinder; hamper.
2. to block up or fill with superfluous or obstructive things.
3. to weigh down; burden.
4. to burden with obligations, debt, etc.
[1300–50; Middle English < Anglo-French, Middle French encombrer=en- en-1 + -combrer, v. derivative of combre dam, weir « Gaulish *comberos confluence, bringing together]

incumber


Past participle: incumbered
Gerund: incumbering

Imperative
incumber
incumber
Present
I incumber
you incumber
he/she/it incumbers
we incumber
you incumber
they incumber
Preterite
I incumbered
you incumbered
he/she/it incumbered
we incumbered
you incumbered
they incumbered
Present Continuous
I am incumbering
you are incumbering
he/she/it is incumbering
we are incumbering
you are incumbering
they are incumbering
Present Perfect
I have incumbered
you have incumbered
he/she/it has incumbered
we have incumbered
you have incumbered
they have incumbered
Past Continuous
I was incumbering
you were incumbering
he/she/it was incumbering
we were incumbering
you were incumbering
they were incumbering
Past Perfect
I had incumbered
you had incumbered
he/she/it had incumbered
we had incumbered
you had incumbered
they had incumbered
Future
I will incumber
you will incumber
he/she/it will incumber
we will incumber
you will incumber
they will incumber
Future Perfect
I will have incumbered
you will have incumbered
he/she/it will have incumbered
we will have incumbered
you will have incumbered
they will have incumbered
Future Continuous
I will be incumbering
you will be incumbering
he/she/it will be incumbering
we will be incumbering
you will be incumbering
they will be incumbering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been incumbering
you have been incumbering
he/she/it has been incumbering
we have been incumbering
you have been incumbering
they have been incumbering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been incumbering
you will have been incumbering
he/she/it will have been incumbering
we will have been incumbering
you will have been incumbering
they will have been incumbering
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been incumbering
you had been incumbering
he/she/it had been incumbering
we had been incumbering
you had been incumbering
they had been incumbering
Conditional
I would incumber
you would incumber
he/she/it would incumber
we would incumber
you would incumber
they would incumber
Past Conditional
I would have incumbered
you would have incumbered
he/she/it would have incumbered
we would have incumbered
you would have incumbered
they would have incumbered
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If I am right in my own persuasion that such a document as I here describe is at this moment in Admiral Bartram's possession -- a persuasion based, in the first instance, on the extraordinary words that I have quoted to you; and, in the second instance, on purely legal considerations with which it is needless to incumber my letter -- if I am right in this opinion, the discovery of the Secret Trust would be, in all probability, a most important discovery to your interests.
Our experiences in Europe have taught us that in time this fatigue will be forgotten; the heat will be forgotten; the thirst, the tiresome volubility of the guide, the persecutions of the beggars--and then, all that will be left will be pleasant memories of Jerusalem, memories we shall call up with always increasing interest as the years go by, memories which some day will become all beautiful when the last annoyance that incumbers them shall have faded out of our minds never again to return.
The Task Force decided that the Internet is too new a business tool to incumber with taxes and therefore will recommend to the Governor NOT to impose an Internet tax.