Besieging Be*sie"ging, a. That besieges; laying siege to. -- {Be*sie"ging*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • besiege — besiegement, n. besieger, n. besiegingly, adv. /bi seej /, v.t., besieged, besieging. 1. to lay siege to. 2. to crowd around; crowd in upon; surround: Vacationers besieged the travel office. 3. to assail or ply, as with requests or demands. [1250 …   Universalium

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