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siege

noun [C/U]  /sidʒ/ us  
the act of surrounding a place by an armed force in order to defeat those defending it: [C] After a month-long siege, they gave themselves up to federal agents. [U] The town was under siege.
Translations of “siege”
in Spanish cerco, sitio…
in French siège…
in German die Belagerung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 圍攻, 包圍…
in Russian осада…
in Turkish kuşatma, muhasara…
in Chinese (Simplified) 围攻, 包围…
in Polish oblężenie…
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