beset Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “beset” in the English Dictionary

"beset" in British English

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besetadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /bɪˈset/
having a lot of ​trouble with something, or having to ​deal with a lot of something that ​causesproblems: With the ​amount of ​trafficnowadays, ​even a ​tripacrosstown is beset by/withdangers.
(Definition of beset from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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besetverb [T]

 us   /bɪˈset/ (past tense beset, present participle besetting)
hurt or ​troubled by something ​bad: Many ​problems have beset the ​team in ​recentmonths.
(Definition of beset from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “beset”
in Spanish cercar, asediar…
in Vietnamese bao vây…
in Malaysian menyerang dari segenap penjuru…
in Thai ห้อมล้อมด้วย…
in French assaillir…
in German umgeben…
in Chinese (Simplified) 困扰的, 充满…的…
in Turkish rahat vermemek, muhasara etmek, huzursuz etmeye devam etmek…
in Russian преследовать…
in Indonesian menyerang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 困擾的, 充滿…的…
in Polish nękać…
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