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cum·brous

 (kŭm′brəs)
adj.
Cumbersome.

[Middle English, from cumbren, to annoy; see cumber.]

cum′brous·ly adv.
cum′brous·ness n.
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cum•brous

(ˈkʌm brəs)

adj.
cumbersome.
[1325–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cumbrous - difficult to handle or use especially because of size or weight; "a cumbersome piece of machinery"; "cumbrous protective clothing"
unmanageable, unwieldy - difficult to use or handle or manage because of size or weight or shape; "we set about towing the unwieldy structure into the shelter"; "almost dropped the unwieldy parcel"
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cumbrous

adjective
Unwieldy or clumsy, especially due to excess weight:
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