GRE Word List

BELEAGUER

besiege

The meaning of the word beleaguer is besiege.

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ragamuffina ragged often disreputable person
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vigilantea member of a volunteer committee organized to suppress and punish crime summarily (as when the processes of law are viewed as inadequate)
foiblethe part of a sword or foil blade between the middle and point
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