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Synonyms for hem in

Synonyms for (verb) hem in

Synonyms: beleaguer, besiege, circumvent, surround, hem in Definition: surround so as to force to give up Usage: The Turks besieged Vienna

Similar words: assail, attack Definition: launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with Usage: Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II; Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week

Synonyms: hem in Definition: surround in a restrictive manner Usage: The building was hemmed in by flowers

Similar words: skirt, environ, surround, ring, border Definition: extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle Usage: The forest surrounds my property