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besiege

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1 to surround (as a fortified place) with armed forces for the purpose of capturing or preventing commerce and communication
  • Armies besieged the castle for six months before it finally fell.
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lay siege to

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3 to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner
  • The class besieged their teacher with pleas for more time to complete the assignment.
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call on (or upon)

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