Noun siege has 1 sense
  1. siege, besieging, beleaguering, military blockade - the action of an armed force that surrounds a fortified place and isolates it while continuing to attack
    --1 is a kind of blockade, encirclement
    --1 has particulars:
     Alamo; Atlanta, battle of Atlanta; Bataan, Corregidor; Dien Bien Phu; Lucknow; Orleans, siege of Orleans; Petersburg, Petersburg Campaign; Plevna, Pleven; Syracuse, siege of Syracuse; Syracuse, siege of Syracuse; Vicksburg, siege of Vicksburg; Yorktown