contradiction (s.xii1)

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contradiction (s.xii1)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1118b contradicere; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,182a contrediction; TL: 2,791 contredicïon; DEAF:  contredicïon; DMF:  contradiction; TLF:  contradiction; OED:  contraction n.; MED:  contradiccioun n.; DMLBS: 471b contradictio ]
contradictioun,  contradiccion,  contradiccione,  contradicciun,  contradictiun;  contredictiun,  countrediccioun,  cuntrediccion  


1contradiction, objection
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 ) tu defendras els en tun tabernacle de la contradictiun des langues  59.30.26
( 1313-14 )  fet q’est simple et saunz contradiction  Ed II vii 19
( 1430-31 )  […] faitz et nommés, saunz ascun contradiction  iv 382
sanz contradiction
1indubitably, without question
( a.1382 )  (Gascony) aprés saunz countrediccioun retournereit al roi d’Engleterre  12.22
poser en contradiction a
1 to make objectable in the eyes of
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 ) Posas nus en contradictiun as noz veisins, e li nostre enemi subsannerent nus  91.79.7
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