Translation of "beleaguered" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /bɪˈliː.ɡəd/ us /-ɡɚd/ formal

having a lot of problems or difficulties

The arrival of the fresh medical supplies was a welcome sight for the beleaguered doctors working in the refugee camps.

surrounded by an army

asediado, sitiado
The occupants of the beleaguered city had no means of escape.

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


adjective /biˈliːɡəd/

(formal) under attack

sitiado, asediado
a beleaguered castle
The city was beleaguered.

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