besiege


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Synonyms for besiege

Synonyms for besiege

to surround with hostile troops

to surround and advance upon

to trouble persistently from or as if from all sides

Synonyms for besiege

surround so as to force to give up

cause to feel distressed or worried

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harass, as with questions or requests

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If our procession is barred, we would march towards the CM House and besiege it,' he added.
He demanded to end the load shedding in the area otherwise they will besiege the Jalala Grid Station and all the responsibility will be on the authorities.
Saying that they had been facing financial problems, the lawyers announced that they would besiege the houses of the PTI parliamentarians and the government offices.
AMMAN, April 14 (KUNA) -- Syrian governmental forces have entered the towns of Madaya and Baqin in Rif Dimashq Governorate, ending nearly 23 months of besiege. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said the Syrian regime's forces Friday advanced into the towns of Madaya and Baqin after the opponents of a previously agreed evacuation agreement had left.
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / The US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter revealed that the International Coalition plan to besiege the cities of "Mosul and Al-Raqqa," which were under the control of the / Daesh / terrorist organization.
Medaaly, who started 14-1, gave jockey Gary Hind his first Group One victory, but after early leader Daylight in Dubai had dropped away in the home straight it looked for a moment as if Cecil's Besiege would win.
For the past three years, the locals in Kefraya and al-Foua'a have been making due with the medical and food aid and vaccine airdropped to them, as the terrorists who besiege the towns prevent Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) from entering the towns to evacuate people with critical health conditions and deliver aid.