[croupir] (s.xiii1)

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[croupir] (s.xiii1)


[ FEW: 16,417a *kruppa; Gdf: 2,384b cropir; GdfC: 9,256a cropir ; TL: 2,1096 cropir; DEAF:  crope (cropir); DMF:  croupir; TLF:  croupir; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1to crouch, sit down
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiiiex )  N'ai soin de emprenter ne de rendre Ne [de] trop crupir lez la cendre  108


1crouching, unable to stand erect
( c.1270; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Apparaillié Lien aveient a mes pez, Dunt jeo esteie tant grevez, Ke mal me firent par itant Par ennui tut crupissant  550
croupe#1  croupison 
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