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IRS staffingTaxpayers will face more frustration because the IRS workforce is beleaguered.
TAX SEASON 2021: A TORNADO IS COMINGMICHELLE SINGLETARYFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
And yet I cannot think that any Scottish or French rovers could land in such force as to beleaguer the fortalice.
THE WHITE COMPANYARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
Somehow that seemed to make her matter less, and Dodo had not at present made any determined effort to beleaguer her.
DODO'S DAUGHTERE. F. BENSON
For Edward took his army to beleaguer Calais, and after blockading it for nearly a year forced it to surrender.
The bold beleaguer'd post the hero gains, And the hard siege with various fate sustains.
THE COLUMBIADJOEL BARLOW
In his tragedy of Ezelino, after the tyrant's downfall, a captain is sent to beleaguer Treviso, and reduce Ezelino's garrison.
Having pardoned their offences against ourselves, we went back to beleaguer Samarkand.
THE BBUR-NMA IN ENGLISHBABUR, EMPEROR OF HINDUSTAN
Should we have to beleaguer it we may count upon some help from within.'
MICAH CLARKEARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
Make a detour through some pass, forestall your foes, beleaguer them, protect our troops!
THE DRAMATIC VALUES IN PLAUTUSWILTON WALLACE BLANCKE
They, however, continued to beleaguer the place, occasionally showing in great masses.
OUR SAILORSW.H.G. KINGSTON

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