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English definition of “beset”

beset

adjective [after verb]     /bɪˈset/
having a lot of trouble with something, or having to deal with a lot of something that causes problems : With the amount of traffic nowadays , even a trip across town is beset by/with dangers .Enclosing, surrounding and immersing
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