verb: harass, to surround somebody/something in large numbers
Synonyms : beleaguer , circumvent , hem in , surround
After discovering a priceless artifact in her backyard, Jane was [ ]ed by phone calls, emails, and reporters all trying to buy, hold or see the rare piece of history.
Attack, overwhelm, crowd in on or surround
to overwhelm; to surround and attack
Rem:-divide it like-->be+siege(seize)-- Indian army has seized the line of control, and now the whole area is surrounded by armed forces.