Another word for besiege
besiege beleaguer blockade invest siegeSearch Thesaurus
These verbs mean to surround with hostile forces: besiege a walled city; the enemy beleaguered the enclave; blockaded the harbor; investing a fortress; a castle sieged by invaders.
Another word for besiegeverb
To surround with hostile troops:beleaguer, beset, blockade, invest, siege. Idiom: lay siege to . See attack
To surround and advance upon:close in, enclose, envelop, hedge, hem. See open
To trouble persistently from or as if from all sides:badger, bedevil, beleaguer, beset, harass, harry, hound, importune, pester, plague, solicit. See attack