Beset Synonyms & Definitions

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• BesetDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (v. t.) To occupy; to employ; to use up.
  2. (imp. & p. p.) of Beset
  3. (v. t.) To set or stud (anything) with ornaments or prominent objects.
  4. (v. t.) To set upon on all sides; to perplex; to harass; -- said of dangers, obstacles, etc.
  5. (v. t.) To hem in; to waylay; to surround; to besiege; to blockade.

• BesetmentDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) The act of besetting, or the state of being beset; also, that which besets one, as a sin.