Thesaurus / beset
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In a suburb beset by racial inequities, lawmakers aren’t sure.
IN MARYLAND’S LARGEST SUBURB, AN AMBITIOUS POLICE OVERHAUL FACES ROADBLOCKSREBECCA TAN, DAN MORSEFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Yet because this outfit has been so beset by so many off-the-field issues for so long, the progress off the field right now is as important.
WASHINGTON’S FRONT OFFICE LOOKS NOTHING LIKE IT EVER HAS BEFORE. THAT’S A REASON FOR HOPE.BARRY SVRLUGAFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Cohen’s takeover of the Mets from the Wilpon family was cast as a new era for a franchise often beset by dysfunction and internal intrigue.
METS FIRE GM JARED PORTER AFTER ESPN DETAILS LEWD, HARASSING TEXTS TO FEMALE REPORTERDAVE SHEININ, CINDY BORENJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There were reports that Project Titan had been beset by internal strife and management disagreements over exactly what kind of car to make and how far toward autonomous driving the company should push.
IS APPLE TEAMING UP WITH HYUNDAI ON A SELF-DRIVING, ELECTRIC CAR? DON’T BET ON ITJEREMY KAHNJANUARY 8, 2021FORTUNE
They are taking a portion of their share of shots off the top and rushing it to places beset by poverty, poor housing and other factors most linked to the pandemic’s disproportionate toll on people of color.
COVID-19 IS DEVASTATING COMMUNITIES OF COLOR. CAN VACCINES COUNTER RACIAL INEQUITY?ISAAC STANLEY-BECKER, LENA H. SUNDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Their country was beset by political and social unrest, but the success of their soccer team unleashed an outpouring of emotion and a badly needed feeling of joy and national unity.
PAOLO ROSSI, ITALIAN WORLD CUP SOCCER HERO, DIES AT 64PHIL DAVISONDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Today, Google’s purchase looks like another unbelievable bargain, but in 2006, YouTube was beset by legal problems and had an unclear future.
He was beset by his sensitive dislike to mix in other people's affairs, but almost angrily he overcame it.
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WORDS RELATED TO BESET
- be ever present
- come back
- prey on
- stay with
- weigh on
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