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addaword.gifdefinition of beleaguer

verb
to harass someone
Submitted by: Marta from United States on 30/04/2013 23:08:00
Definition of beleaguer from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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