That besieges laying siege to
- the activity of an armed force that surrounds a fortified location and isolates it while continuing to strike
- of Besiege
- That besieges; laying siege to.
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Besiege
- (a.) That besieges; laying siege to.
Payara and Birket in Kordofan quickly fell, and a few days before the battle of Tell-el-Kebir was fought, the mahdi, with a large force, was besieging El Obeid.