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  • v. Present participle of besiege.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. That besieges; laying siege to.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Surrounding in a hostile manner; employed in a siege: as, a besieging army.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the action of an armed force that surrounds a fortified place and isolates it while continuing to attack

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