contrarious (s.xiii2/4)

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contrarious (s.xiii2/4)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1122a contrarius; Gdf: 2,270b contrarios; GdfC: ; TL: 2,785 contrarïos; DEAF:  contraire 1 (contrarïos); DMF:  contrarieux; TLF: ; OED:  contrarious adj.; MED:  contrarious a. ; DMLBS: 473c contrariosus ]
contrarieus,  contrarius;  cuntrarius  

a.

1contrary, opposed
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  (magnets) trop sount contrarious de nature, qar le un enchace le fere de lui […], l’autre tret le fere a lui  51
2hostile
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 )  Deu sermun est contrarius A tuz pecchez e a tuz malfesurs  153rb17
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  Un homme estoyt contrarious a sa femme e sovent la soleit batre sanz reison  62
( 1401-02 )  procurantz & susteinantz a lour poair de faire debate & contrariouse severance par entre n[ost]re Sire le Roi & les bones Seignurs & Peres  iii 242
(of wind) contrary, adverse
( 1327 )  par ventes contrariouses fust enchacé en Escoce  145
( a.1382 )  le vent fuist as eaux si contrarious […] q’ils ne purrent […] terre de France prendre  32.32
3troublesome, perverse, refractory
( s.xiii3/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  estrif ceo est estre estut e contrarius e pervers  208vb
( s.xivin; MS: c.1335 )  tote sa vie fust maveys e contrarious e envyous  22.29
( 1345-46 )  pur destreindre […] celuy qe seroit encontre nul des pointz ou contrarious  (ed. contrarions) de paier ceo qe luy seroit surmys par agard et avisement de les gardeins  1
contrary, unsuitable
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  l’en lor doit doner a la fiez viandes contrarieuses et nuisantes si il le covoitent  i 242
4contradictory, inconsistent
( 1292 )  la curt agarda ke yl fut deins age; par quey la curt fu contrarious en sey  20-21 Ed I 343
( 1317 )  […] du bref qe fut contrarious et repugnaunt en ly mesmes  Ed II xxi 58
( 1340 )  par la contrariouse opinion des Justices  520
contraillus 
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