GRE Word List

BESIEGE

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.

Random words

WordMeaning
guiledeceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
heinousatrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
altercationnoisy quarrel
prodigalwasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
dowrymoney or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage
sagaciouswise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
invertturn upside down or inside out; reverse the position or condition of
centaurmythical figure, half man and half horse
indulgeyield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence
indecisionirresolution; inability to make up one's mind