Synonyms of 'encumbrance'

affliction, bale, burden, burthen, CARE, cargo, charge, client, clog, Cross, cumber, cumbrance, curse, dependent, difficulty, disadvantage, distress, drag, embarrassment, freight, gall, grievance, hamper, handicap, hardship, hindrance, impedance, impediment, albatross, impedimenta, imposition, inconvenience, incubus, incumbency, infliction, lading, liability, load, loading, lumber, millstone, obstacle, obstruction, onus, oppression, overload, pack, penalty, pensionary, pensioner, pressure, protege, public charge, sorrow, surcharge, thorn, trouble, ward, weight, white elephant, woe