Synonyms of encumbrance in English:

encumbrance


See definition of encumbrance

noun

1‘he found the equipment a great encumbrance’

SYNONYMS
hindrance, obstruction, obstacle, impediment, restraint, constraint, handicap, inconvenience, nuisance, disadvantage, drawback
archaic cumber
ANTONYMS

help, asset

2‘I am twenty-nine and without encumbrances of any kind’

SYNONYMS
responsibility, obligation, liability
imposition, burden, weight, load, tax, stress, strain, pressure, trouble, worry
millstone, albatross, cross to bear
literary trammel
archaic cumber