Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
References in periodicals archive ?
The fact that the power of legislating for Indians, and for lands which are reserved to their use, has been entrusted to the Parliament of the Dominion is not in the least degree inconsistent with the right of the provinces to a beneficial interest in these lands, available to them as a source of revenue whenever the estate of the Crown is disencumbered of the Indian title.
The artist works within an open field of options, a space disencumbered of the inhibitions of settled good taste.
James Carr made a similar point more forcefully, upon his visit to the ruins of the Bastille prison: "Every lover of pure liberty must leap with delight upon the disencumbered earth, where once stood that gloomy abode.
Disencumbered of the determination to 'eras[e] any trace of [a] compromising biological determinism' from our thinking (CTCC, p110), we might consider an aspect of de Clerambault's discussion that is entirely ignored by Camhi and Matlock and noted only cursorily by Shera in her observation that the psychiatrist relates his subjects' desire for silk 'to menopause and a rejection of or disenchantment with heterosexual coitus' (SP&AD, p178).
contributed to a belligerence eastward, now disencumbered of formal bonds with eastern Christians.
He documented how Marx had disencumbered himself from his early Hegelian influence.
It is only disencumbered of women that Alban can regain his integrity because in Montherlant's world, as Simone de Beauvoir notes, a woman "does not feel the elan of the male's transcendence, she has no sense of his grandeur" (226); and so she remains forever an obstacle in the male's heroic quest for self-realization.
Unboxed by language, nature expands freely, naturally, disencumbered by the strictures of sophisticated society.
2: 297-315), John Attridge begins by citing the "vantage point" of Arnold's culture, from which "life could be seen whole and integral, disencumbered of both the blinkers of class interest and the magnifying glass of the specialist" (p.
subject's part, for a free activity of playing, disencumbered from