aprismer (s.xii¼)

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aprismer (s.xii¼)

[ FEW: 25,55a approximare; Gdf: 1,362a aproismier; GdfC: ; TL: 1,479 aproismier; DEAF: ; DMF:  approismer; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
aprismier,  aprimer,  aprimier,  apromer,  aproismer,  aprosmer,  apresmer,  apruesmer;  apremer;  apprumer;  asprimer,  esprimer  

v.a.

1localto go near, approach
( s.xii¼; MS: s.xiv1 )  Cum aprismout les pelerins, Dunc dist B.  917
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  [unques] vers li ne se turnot Ne ne la voleit aprismier Cum hum deit faire sa muillier  183
( MS: s.xii2/4 )  Li empereres aproismet sun repaire  661

v.n.

1also_fig.to approach
( s.xii1/3; MS: s.xiiex )  Cum plus del fu aprismera Petit et petit desteindra, Ke ja fu ardeir ne purra La u ceste pere serra  246.1325
( s.xii1; MS: s.xiim )  Neient n’apresmerad a tei mals (Latin: Non accedit ad te malum)  169.XC.10
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiim )  envers els aprimat Pur noveles oir  (O) 4893
( 1214-16 )  ben longes se destint […] Com cil qui n’osot aprismer A l’autier  1720
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Tant fu hardiz ke il apresma (=the corpse), Les piez et les meins mania  2762
fig.to approach, come near to, compare with
( s.xiii3/4; MS: c.1275 )  A Levi vus apprumet en humilité  615

v.refl.

1localto approach
( 1121-35; MS: s.xii3/3 )  Li men fiz se esluignerent, Estranges se aprimerent  2834
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Li floz veneit par contençun, Mult s’apresmat, pres del rei vint  4699
( c.1200; MS: s.xiii1 )  Li adversers s’aprimat, par la meyn seisi l’at  193
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Come a li s’estoit apremez, Tut furent ensemble acointez  911
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