definaille (s.xii1)

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definaille (s.xii1)

[ FEW: *3,558 finire; Gdf: 2,461b definaille; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1286 definaille; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
definail;  diffinaille  

s.

1end
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  Matins est de jor començail E de tenebres definail  1452
( s.xiiex; MS: s.xiv2 )  E dites lui la diffinaylle, Ke si mes en pays remeyngne, Tut l’ordeci [...] De male mort ne le garra  904 (var. C26)
death
( 1230-53 )  Ki pur Pes aver se travaille, En Pes avera definaille  404
al definail le
finally, in the end
( s.xii1; MS: s.xiim )  kar iert al definail (Latin: ad extremum) al barun pais  64.XXXVI.37
sanz definaille
ceaselessly
( c.1275; MS: s.xivex )  Et cil crient sanz definaille  611
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