auster1 (s.xiii2/4)

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auster1 (s.xiii2/4)

[ FEW: 25,1071b austerus; Gdf: ; GdfC: 8,240c austere; TL: 1,685 auster; DEAF: ; DMF:  austère; TLF:  austère; OED:  austere a. and n.; MED:  austere a.; DMLBS: 165b austerus ]


1strict, austere
( 1267; MS: c.1300 )  Mes coment pout aparer par quel reisun Ensemblement deboneire e felun? Ke as bons deboneire appara, As mauveis auster resemblera  13114
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Le quint (=chapter) recunte la manere De sa (=St. Francis’s) haute vye et mut austere  18
( s.xiiiex; MS: 1307-15 )  Tenez les mout estreit, kar justise par dreit deit estre auster  34.28
austere, harsh
( 1267; MS: c.1300 )  Les mauveis averunt grant hidur E de regarder le grant pour, Ke il lur apparra si hauster Ke n'oserunt oil en li ficher  13109
( s.xiiiex; MS: 1307-15 )  aussi souef e deboneires […] ausi auster e corucez  56.30
2oenol.sour, bitter
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  vin blanc austeres et dur et auques stiptiques  i 187
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