The definition of 'besetting' & the word 'besetting' in example sentences or phrases

Verb
1
annoy continually or chronically
  1. He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked
  2. This man harasses his female co-workers
2
assail or attack on all sides:
  1. The zebra was beset by leopards
3
decorate or cover lavishly (as with gems)
4
assail or attack on all sides
5
decorate or cover lavishly with gems

Synonyms of the word 'besetting' & Antonyms of the word 'besetting'.

Verb
Synonymsharass, hassle, harry, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy, beset, plague, molest, provoke, beset, set upon, encrust, incrust, beset, setting upon, encrusting, incrusting,