GRE Word List

CUMBERSOME

heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform

The meaning of the word cumbersome is heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform.

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