hem in

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Quote: "At no point during the Long 1964 were American leaders hemmed in on Vietnam". In Chosing War by Frederick Logevall, Preface xiii

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hem +‎ in

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hem in (third-person singular simple present hems in, present participle hemming in, simple past and past participle hemmed in)

  1. To surround and enclose

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