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  Words related to beset

Related / Similar Words: set upon, encrust, incrust, harass, hassle, harry, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy, plague, molest, provoke

 

Definition:
  • assail or attack on all sides: "The zebra was beset by leopards";
  • decorate or cover lavishly with gems;
  • annoy continually or chronically; "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"; "This man harasses his female co-workers";

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    Hyponyms: needle, goad, torment, rag, bedevil, crucify, dun, frustrate, haze

     

    Derivational Morphology: incrustation, encrustation, aggravation, irritation, provocation, instigator, provoker, inciter, instigant, firebrand, harassment, molestation, plague, harasser, harrier, fuss, trouble, bother, hassle

     

     
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