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Another word for begird

  1. To encircle with or as if with a band

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  2. To shut in on all sides

      1. To attack from all sides; harass or besiege
      2. To stud, as with jewels.
      3. To cover or set thickly with; stud
      1. To make or form a circle around:
      2. To form a circle around; encompass; surround
      3. To move in a circle.
      1. To plot or contrive (something harmful)
      2. (Archaic) To go around; make a circuit of
      3. To reach successfully; achieve; accomplish
      1. To move or go around completely; make a circuit of:
      2. To form a circle around; surround:
      1. To have as part of something larger; include:
      2. To include within its scope; to circumscribe or go round so as to surround; to enclose; to contain.
      3. To form a circle or ring around; encircle.
      1. To encircle; surround:
      2. To surround; encircle
      1. To encircle (a person or the part of the body) with a belt or band.
      2. To encircle or fasten with a belt or band
      3. To fasten or secure (clothing, for example) with a belt or band.
      1. To remove a band of bark and cambium from the circumference of (a tree), usually in order to kill it.
      2. To form a circle around:
      3. To remove a ring of bark from (a tree) as by cutting or chewing
      1. To hide behind words; refuse to commit oneself or give a direct answer
      2. To minimize or protect against the loss of by counterbalancing one transaction, such as a bet, against another.
      3. To avoid making a clear, direct response or statement.
      1. To utter a hem.
      2. To fold back the edge of and sew down; put a hem or hems on
      3. To make this sound, as in trying to get attention or in showing doubt
      1. To announce, proclaim, or signal by or as if by ringing:
      2. To cause (a bell, etc.) to ring
      3. To surround or encircle with or as with a ring
      1. To cause to be enclosed or encircled
      2. To be present on all or nearly all sides of; encircle
      3. To enclose with or as with troops, so as to cut off communication or retreat
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