cumber cumber  /ˈkəm bər/

Definition(s):

  • (v) hold back

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The Russians knew that the cumber some mass of Russian arms could not roll far beyond Russia's borders.
  2. Jackets were snug and tailored and tied up with glittery cumber bunds.

News

  • Bob Eisenbeis: Just When You Think It Can’t Get Any Worse…

    Bob Eisenbeis is Cumberland’s Vice Chairman & Chief Monetary Economist. Prior to joining Cumberland Advisors he was the Executive Vice President and Director of Research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Bob is presently a member of the U.S. Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee and the Financial Economist Roundtable. His bio is found at www.cumber.com .  -- Chris Since the FOMC’s June ...
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  1. Asked about why it took so long, White House spokeswoman Dana Perino said, "The president wanted to find the right person and he found that in Sada Cumber."
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Dana Perino Source: Reuters

  2. "We want (Cumber) to listen and learn," Ihsanoglu said.
    on Mar 11, 2008 By: Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "The President has nominated Mr. Cumber to work on a vital regulatory board with the capacity to impact our economy, our infrastructure, and the wages of hardworking Americans across the nation," Wyden said. "A seat on the Surface...
    on Jul 15, 2008 By: Ron Wyden Source: The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

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