Definition of disencumber:
unscramble, keep, clear, unwind, comb, disburden, extricate, unsnarl, unknot, straighten out, shake off, rid, disembarrass, unburden, disembroil, unpick, disentangle, unravel, relieve, throw off, shake, disinvolve, comb out, untangle.
- "On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment", Honoré Bourguignon.
- "The Sea-Hawk", Raphael Sabatini.
If you govern them properly, the building- up and revivifying atoms within you obey your command, and with increasing strength gradually control and subdue their disintegrating opponents,- opponents which after all are only their servants, ready to disencumber them from all that is worthless and useless at the first sign of disablement.- "The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance", Marie Corelli.