Sentence Examples


  • A lien is an encumbrance put on a property to secure the payment of a debt.
  • A half-mask is more practical, as you can eat, drink and kiss without encumbrance.
  • To decrease these numbers, parents can educate kids on the encumbrance of teen pregnancy, helping to convince them to wait for parenthood by having open discussions about sex and the consequences.
  • This is the image that Hermes bags present, and it is an image that many young women would kill to attain without the encumbrance of an au pair and charm school.
  • A saucepan is required to have a certain diameter and a certain depth in order that it may hold a certain bulk of liquid: its weight is merely an encumbrance.