Besiege

Definition of Besiege

Be`siege´
v. t.1.To beset or surround with armed forces, for the purpose of compelling to surrender; to lay siege to; to beleaguer; to beset.
[imp. & p. p. Besieged ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Besieging.]
Till Paris was besieged, famished, and lost.
- Shak.

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