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We found 35 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word beset:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. beset: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. beset: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. beset: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. beset: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. beset: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. beset: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Beset, beset: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. beset: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. beset: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. beset: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. beset: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. beset: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. beset: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Beset, beset: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. beset: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. beset: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. beset: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Beset: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Beset: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. beset: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. beset: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Beset: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. beset: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. beset: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. beset: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. beset: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. beset: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. beset: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. beset: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. beset: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. beset: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. beset: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. BESET: Glossary of Biblical English of the Authorised Version of the HOLY BIBLE [home, info]

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verb:  assail or attack on all sides ("The zebra was beset by leopards")
verb:  decorate or cover lavishly with gems
verb:  annoy continually or chronically

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Words similar to beset:   harass, assail, besetment, besetting, chevvy, chevy, chivvy, chivy, encrust, harry, hassle, molest, plague, provoke, harrassed, hound, obsess, set upon, trouble, more...

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