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bi lee guh ring

  • n  the action of an armed force that surrounds a fortified place and isolates it while continuing to attack
  • v  annoy persistently
  • v  surround so as to force to give up

  • Investors wish upon a starA shortage of enchantment is beleaguering the Magic Kingdom.
  • His dander up, Fradkin began collaring patients, hounding civic groups, beleaguering storekeepers and factory workers for support for his scheme.
  • It was she, along with then Housing Secretary Henry Cisneros, who pressed the President to get more deeply involved in the crisis beleaguering the District of Columbia.
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  • Rocket Failures May Spur Change In Russian Federal Space Agency: Report
    It appears that the Russian government wants to take action over the string of unmanned mission failures beleaguering Roscosmos, or the Russian Federal Space Agency. A recent example includes the loss in June of three GLONASS navigation/positioning satellites in a launch failure. In 2011, Roscosmos lost four major missions, including the Phobos-Grunt spacecraft that was bound […]
    Oct. 9, 2013 - Universe Today

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