creis1 (c.1150)

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creis1 (c.1150)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1325a crescere; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,244a creist; TL: 2,1107 crois; DEAF:  croistre (crois); DMF:  croît; TLF: ; OED:  crease n.1; MED:  crese n.; DMLBS: ]
cresse,  cres  

s.

1increase
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  A tun chef dorrat creis de graces (Latin: a[u]gmenta gratiarum)  3313
( c.1160; MS: s.xiiim )  Metrai a cest liu tant de creis Ja aprés mei ne vendrat reis Ki […] i mete tant  2293
2gain, profit
( s.xiii2/3 )  Le[s] homes des terres al priur sunt quite de lur cres  25.9
( 1321 )  Ceo taillage chet en cresse e en descresse  Ed II xxvi 165
acreis 
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