decrever1 (s.xiii1/3)

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decrever1 (s.xiii1/3)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1319a crepare; Gdf: 2,450c decrever; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1263 decrever; DEAF: ; DMF:  décrever; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1to smash
( s.xiii1/3; MS: s.xiiim )  E vit ses pez tut decrevé E les jambes decrevees, Qui tant soleient estre ben chalcees  10696
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  e la teste jekes al manyer (=jaw) Le cervele li decreve  i 190


1to break up
( MS: c.1325 )  il fra le clé (=boil) decrever deins le cors e il le vomera tut hors  128.446
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