Translation of "beset" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /bɪˈset/ us

having a lot of trouble with something, or having to deal with a lot of something that causes problems

acuciar, acosar
With the amount of traffic nowadays, even a trip across town is beset by/with dangers.

(Translation of “beset” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /biˈset/ (past tense, past participle beset)

(formal) to face a lot of serious problems or dangers

cercar, asediar
The construction project was beset by a range of difficulties.

(Translation of “beset” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)