avantance1 (s.xiii2/4)

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avantance1 (s.xiii2/4)

[ FEW: *14,156a vanitare; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
avauntance,  avauntaunce;  avuauntaunce  

s.

1pej.boasting, bragging
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 )  par lur fole avantance Cheent en greignur encumbrance  141va21
( MS: s.xiii )  iacta[n]cia: avauntaunce  169
( MS: s.xiii2 )  ia(n)ctancia: avuauntaunce awauntaunce?  i 36
( s.xiii3/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  de buche pecche humme par orguil, par avantance  208va
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  il treent enz le vent du los du mond, e derechief ové veine avantance le resofflent hors  41.25
pej.arrogance
( 1268; MS: c.1300 )  Inobedience e Avanta[n]ce Descort e Poie de Suffrance  3111
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