GreenGonzo - The best way to Freecycle!

Meaning of Cumbous

GG Dictionary
Definition Finder

There's simply no easier way to freecycle than with GreenGonzo. As an experiment GreenGonzo are testing out their new dictionary facility. If you want to use our freecycling services please visit our main website. If you want to search our dictionary please use the box below.

  • unwieldy because of its weight; cumbersome
- The Nuttall Encyclopedia

Cum"brous (k?m"br?s), a. 1. Rendering action or motion difficult or toilsome; serving to obstruct or hinder; burdensome; clogging.

He sunk beneath the cumbrous weight.

That cumbrousand unwieldy style which disfigures English composition so extensively.
De Quincey.

2. Giving trouble; vexatious. [Obs.]

A clud of cumbrous gnats.

-- Cum"brous*ly, adv. -- Cum"brous*ness, n.

- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

You arrived here by searching for Cumbous
The correct spelling of this word ought to be: Cumbrous

Thank you for trying out the GreenGonzo encyclopedia. This is an experimental directory and we cannot explicitly vouch for its accuracy.