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embattled

verb
past tense of embattle

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as in mobilized, mechanized

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“Embattled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/embattled. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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