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assail or attack on all sides: "The zebra was beset by leopards"

decorate or cover lavishly (as with gems)

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However, the organization also has been beset with fired-raising problems during the past year.
The Philadelphia Traffic Court has been beset with administrative problems," Casey noted.
The recycled paperboard packaging industry has been beset by serious difficulties over the past years, including the rise in the value of the Canadian dollar against the U.
The 31-year-old is in Delhi as captain of Wales but has been beset by a back problem that has lingered since the Beijing Olympics.
Since the 2005 Ashes triumph over Australia, Jones, pictured right, has been beset by knee problems and underwent further surgery last September after taking 42 wickets in his debut season at New Road.
The income protection market has been beset by problems of consumer apathy and confusion, while low levels of state incapacity benefits, a rising appetite for protection products and an increase in the cost of critical illness cover have been growth drivers.
The Scotland international has been beset by injuries since moving to the Stadium of Light from Aberdeen in 2007.
Tenet, the nation's second largest for-profit hospital chain, has been beset by numerous federal and state investigations into its billing practices.
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