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  • beleaguered — UK US /bɪˈliːgəd/ adjective FORMAL ► experiencing a lot of problems or strong criticism: »The beleaguered company has recently been torn apart by rumours of a bitter feud among its senior executives. beleaguered by sth »This emergency legislation …   Financial and business terms

  • beleaguered — ► ADJECTIVE 1) under siege. 2) in difficulties; harassed. ORIGIN from Dutch belegeren camp round …   English terms dictionary

  • beleaguered — [[t]bɪli͟ːgə(r)d[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A beleaguered person, organization, or project is experiencing a lot of difficulties, opposition, or criticism. [FORMAL] There have been seven coup attempts against the beleaguered government of Mrs… …   English dictionary

  • Beleaguered — Beleaguer Be*lea guer, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Beleaguered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Beleaguering}.] [D. belegeren (akin to G. belagern, Sw. bel[ a]gra, Dan. beleire); pref. be = E. be + leger bed, camp, army, akin to E. lair. See {Lair}.] To surround with …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • beleaguered — be|lea|guered [bıˈli:gəd US ərd] adj [usually before noun] formal [Date: 1500 1600; : Dutch; Origin: belegeren, from leger camp ] 1.) experiencing a lot of problems or criticism ▪ the country s beleaguered steel industry 2.) surrounded by an army …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • beleaguered — be|lea|guered [ bı ligərd ] adjective only before noun 1. ) having a lot of problems or criticism to deal with: a beleaguered football coach The beleaguered actor refused to talk to reporters today. 2. ) MAINLY LITERARY surrounded by an army and… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • beleaguered — adjective 1) the beleaguered garrison Syn: besieged, under siege, blockaded, surrounded, encircled, beset, hemmed in, under attack 2) a beleaguered government Syn: hard pressed, troubled, in difficulties …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • beleaguered — adjective 1) the beleaguered garrison Syn: besieged, blockaded, surrounded, encircled, hemmed in, under attack 2) a beleaguered government Syn: troubled, harassed, hard pressed, in difficulties …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • beleaguered — UK [bɪˈliːɡə(r)d] / US [bɪˈlɪɡərd] adjective [only before noun] 1) having a lot of problems or criticism to deal with a beleaguered football manager The beleaguered actor refused to talk to reporters today. 2) mainly literary surrounded by an… …   English dictionary

  • beleaguered — /bəˈligəd/ (say buh leeguhd), /bi / (say bee ) verb 1. past tense and past participle of beleaguer. –adjective 2. surrounded by hostile forces: the beleaguered city. 3. oppressed by problems that threaten one s position, role, status, prospects,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • beleaguered — adj 1 a beleaguered person harassed, pestered, troubled, tormented, badgered, bothered, worried, vexed, plagued, persecuted, beset 2 a beleaguered city besieged, under siege, surrounded, blockaded …   Useful english dictionary

Книги

  • The Beleaguer'D Hearth, Hearth Beleaguered. Книга представляет собой репринтное издание. Несмотря на то, что была проведена серьезная работа по восстановлению первоначального качества издания, на некоторых страницах могут обнаружиться… Подробнее  Купить за 1314 руб
  • The Wilt Inheritance, Sharpe Tom. Henry Wilt, Tom Sharpe's beleaguered hero, returns again for another hilarious dose of quickfire farce. Stuck in a job he doesn't want - but can't afford to lose - as nominal Head of the… Подробнее  Купить за 1109 руб
  • Schindler's Ark, Thomas Keneally. As thousands faced death in Nazi-occupied Poland an unlikely saviour materialised in the shadow of Auschwitz. Oskar Schindler was a heavy-drinking, womanising German industrialist whom the… Подробнее  Купить за 929 руб
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