(third-person singular simple present bestorms, present participle bestorming, simple past and past participle bestormed)
From be- + storm. Compare Old English bestyrman (“to agitate”). Cognate with Dutch bestormen (“to storm, assault, rush, attack”), German bestürmen (“to storm, besiege, bombard, inundate”), Swedish bestorma (“to besiege, attack, assail”).
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