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beset

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2 to take sudden, violent action against
  • the unsuspecting tourists were suddenly beset by robbers

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The first known use of beset was before the 12th century

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“Beset.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/beset. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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