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Synonyms for beleaguer

to trouble persistently from or as if from all sides

to surround with hostile troops

Synonyms for beleaguer

annoy persistently

surround so as to force to give up

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The bishop said, the CBCP-ECMI is closely monitoring the situation of Filipino workers abroad particularly beleaguered OFWs including the more than 1,000 workers who lost their job in Al Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Filipino seamen in Nigeria who had been released, and the 22 truck drivers who were working under unacceptable conditions in Denmark among other cases.
BEIRUT: The organizer of Lebanon's beleaguered gay pride week has been briefly detained days into the celebrations and the rest of the festival's events canceled.
'Given the many benefits motor taxis provide, both to the economy and for beleaguered commuters, and considering that the rest of the world has already found a way to safely and legally integrate motorcycle taxis into its public transportation ecosystem, there may be merit to Angkas' appeal,' the company said.
M&S has been struggling to revive the fortunes of its beleaguered fashion division
She announced that the team would continue the charity campaign to dispatch medication, dates and rice to beleaguered Syrians as part of Mercy Project.
Summary: Libya's top oil official will recommend that the nation take a strategic stake in beleaguered U.K.
<![CDATA[ The IDF has arrested the leader of anarchist-Arab weekly protests, often violent, that have beleaguered Israel for more than four years.]]>
Page 4 Fighting fund for components firms The region's beleaguered automotive industry has been boosted with the launch of a pounds 3.5 million fund.
Each day in the run-up to the Derby we assess one of the beleaguered home guard
China's Ping An Insurance (601318.SS) (HKG: 2318) has reported that its earnings dropped significantly, largely due to a CNY22.79bn impairment charge on its 4.81 percent stake in the beleaguered Belgian-Dutch financial group Fortis (FOR.BR) (AMS: FORB) (DUS: FORB) (OTC: FORSY).
SHAREHOLDERS in beleaguered buy-to-let lender Bradford & Bingley agreed yesterday to allow the firm to go ahead with its third attempt at a balance sheet boost.
This time, beleaguered Bay State smokers were on the losing end of the game.
WHEN a beleaguered football manager receives the dreaded vote of confidence from his club chairman he knows it's time to clear his desk.
A380 launch customer Singapore Airlines gave the beleaguered aircraft program a boost yesterday by ordering nine more of the type along with six options, bringing to 19 the number of A380s it has on firm order.
Herewith a brief guide to the Cheney network, dwindling and beleaguered, but by no means to be underestimated: