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siege
used in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version

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Definition
a military tactic in which a fortified place is surrounded and isolated while it is attacked over time

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any prolonged attack, effort, or period of trouble
  • He watched it with that strange interest in trivial things that we try to develop when things of high import make us afraid, or when we are stirred by some new emotion, for which we cannot find expression, or when some thought that terrifies us lays sudden siege to the brain and calls on us to yield.
    Chapter 2 (57% in)

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