GRE Word List


surround with armed forces; harass (with requests); annoy continually

The meaning of the word besiege is surround with armed forces; harass (with requests); annoy continually.

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illusoryillusive; deceptive; not real
jettisonthrow overboard (from a ship or plane)
bearingdeportment; connection
draftfirst rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
severityharshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
wincemove back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
incompatibleinharmonious; N. incompatibility
eccentricirregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
horoscopediagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers
unsavorydistasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation