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Definitions of besiege:

  • verb:   harass, as with questions or requests
    Example: "The press photographers besieged the movie star"
  • verb:   surround so as to force to give up
    Example: "The Turks besieged Vienna"
  • verb:   cause to feel distressed or worried
    Example: "She was besieged by so many problems that she got discouraged"


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See besiege used in context: 7 Shakespeare works, 8 Bible passages

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