verb (used with object)
Related formsbe·lea·guer·er, noun
Examples from the Web for beleaguer
Before God can make her in truth His own, make her verify her name, He will have to beleaguer and reduce her.The Book of Isaiah, Volume I (of 2)|George Adam Smith
They, however, continued to beleaguer the place, occasionally showing in great masses.Our Sailors|W.H.G. Kingston
In his tragedy of Ezelino, after the tyrant's downfall, a captain is sent to beleaguer Treviso, and reduce Ezelino's garrison.The Memoirs of Count Carlo Gozzi; Volume the first|Count Carlo Gozzi
For Edward took his army to beleaguer Calais, and after blockading it for nearly a year forced it to surrender.
Having pardoned their offences against ourselves, we went back to beleaguer Samarkand.The Bbur-nma in English|Babur, Emperor of Hindustan