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Definitionto surround with armed forces, and cut-off supplies or attack
to make an overwhelming number of requests, complaints, or comments — typically in an annoying manner and sometimes while surrounding
- But they closed round at night, and I was besieged on the hill-top, in the old ring of Amon Sul.2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Council of Elrond (78% in)
- Then sooner or later Rivendell will be besieged, and after a brief and bitter time it will be destroyed.2.4 -- Book 2 Chapter 4 -- A Journey in the Dark (2% in)
There are no more uses of "besiege" in The Fellowship of the Ring.
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