unencumbered
adjective Date: 1722 free of encumbrance

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • unencumbered — index exempt, free (relieved from a burden), immune, independent, unbound, unrestrained (not in custody) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • unencumbered — (adj.) 1722, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of ENCUMBER (Cf. encumber) …   Etymology dictionary

  • unencumbered — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not having any burden or impediment …   English terms dictionary

  • unencumbered — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • Unencumbered — An asset or property that is free and clear of any encumbrances such as creditor claims or liens. An unencumbered asset is much easier to sell or transfer than one with an encumbrance. Examples of typical unencumbered assets are a house without… …   Investment dictionary

  • unencumbered — UK [ˌʌnɪnˈkʌmbə(r)d] / US [ˌʌnɪnˈkʌmbərd] adjective without responsibilities or problems She liked to live free and unencumbered by marriage …   English dictionary

  • unencumbered — Without any impediments, e.g., an unencumbered title to property …   Black's law dictionary

  • unencumbered — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • unencumbered — adjective a) not burdened with worries, cares or responsibilities b) free of encumbrance …   Wiktionary

  • unencumbered — Property that is not subject to any claims by creditors. For example, securities bought with cash instead of on margin and homes with mortgages paid off. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

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