Englischer Thesaurus

Synonyme von encumbrance

(Substantiv) 
Definition
something that impedes or is burdensome
She considered the past an irrelevant encumbrance.
Synonyme
burden
Having more responsibility at work felt like a burden to him.
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weight
He heaved a sigh of relief. `That's a great weight off my mind.'
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load
High blood pressure imposes an extra load on the heart.
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liability
What was once a vote-catching policy is now a political liability.
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obstacle
Overcrowding remains a large obstacle to improving conditions.
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obstruction
drivers parking near his house and causing an obstruction
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millstone
The contract proved to be a millstone around his neck.
(Substantiv) 
Definition
something that impedes or is burdensome
the encumbrance of an ankle-length dress
Synonyme
hindrance
Higher rates have been a hindrance to economic recovery.
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handicap
Being a foreigner was not a handicap.
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restraint
A Bill of Rights would act as a restraint on judicial power.
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inconvenience
We apologize for any inconvenience caused during the repairs.
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impediment
There is no legal impediment to the marriage.

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of handicap
Definition
something that makes progress difficult
Being a foreigner was not a handicap.
in the sense of impediment
Definition
a hindrance or obstruction
There is no legal impediment to the marriage.
Synonyme
bar,
fly in the ointment,
millstone around your neck
in the sense of inconvenience
Definition
a state or instance of trouble or difficulty
We apologize for any inconvenience caused during the repairs.

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