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Overview of verb beset

The verb beset has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (5) harass, hassle, harry, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy, beset, plague, molest, provoke

(annoy continually or chronically; "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"; "This man harasses his female co-workers")

2. (2) beset, set upon

(assail or attack on all sides: "The zebra was beset by leopards")

3. encrust, incrust, beset

(decorate or cover lavishly (as with gems)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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