Definition for CUM'BROUS


  1. Burdensome; troublesome; rendering action difficult or toilsome; oppressive; as, a cumbrous weight or charge. Milton. Dryden.
  2. Giving trouble; vexatious; as, a cloud of cumbrous gnats. – Spenser.
  3. Confused; jumbled; obstructing each other; as, the cumbrous elements. – Milton.

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