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The act of creating resentment, hurt feelings, displeasure, etc.
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  1. The act of creating resentment, hurt feelings, displeasure, etc.
  2. The person, army, etc. that is attacking
  3. The team in possession of the ball or puck, or those players whose primary duty is to attempt to score.
An overwhelming outpouring:
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  1. An overwhelming outpouring:
  2. A violent, intense attack
(Mil.) A sudden attack upon a fortified place
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  1. (Mil.) A sudden attack upon a fortified place
  2. Sexual assault.
  3. The close-combat phase of an attack
The fact or state of beleaguering; a state of blockade or siege.
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  1. The fact or state of beleaguering; a state of blockade or siege.
The act of besieging, or the state of being besieged.
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  1. The act of besieging, or the state of being besieged.
  2. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
The isolation of a nation, area, city, or harbor by hostile ships or forces in order to prevent the entrance and exit of traffic and commerce.
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  1. The isolation of a nation, area, city, or harbor by hostile ships or forces in order to prevent the entrance and exit of traffic and commerce.
  2. The forces used to effect this isolation.
  3. A shutting off of a port or region of a belligerent state by the troops or ships of the enemy in order to prevent passage in or out in time of war
A commitment, as of time or support.
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  1. A commitment, as of time or support.
  2. Anything in which money is or may be invested
  3. (Finance) A placement of capital in expectation of deriving income or profit from its use.
A period of time taken up by some specified activity, condition, etc.; spell
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  1. A period of time taken up by some specified activity, condition, etc.; spell
  2. A contest between antagonists; a match:
To beset, as with difficulties; harass
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  1. To beset, as with difficulties; harass
  2. To harass; beset:
  3. To vex, harass, or beset.
To attack from all sides; harass or besiege
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  1. To attack from all sides; harass or besiege
  2. To trouble persistently; harass.
  3. To cover or set thickly with; stud
To crowd around; hem in:
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  1. To crowd around; hem in:
  2. To beset or surround with armed forces for the purpose of compelling to surrender, to lay siege to, beleaguer.
  3. To harass or overwhelm, as with requests:
To subject to a blockade
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  1. To subject to a blockade
  2. To set up a blockade against:
To make a commitment to something or someone
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  1. To make a commitment to something or someone
  2. To put (money) into business, real estate, stocks, bonds, etc. for the purpose of obtaining an income or profit
  3. To spend or devote for future advantage or benefit:
Find another word for siege. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for siege, like: offense, onslaught, assault, attack, beleaguerment, besiegement, blockade, investment, bout, beleaguer and beset.