desheit (s.xii¼)

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desheit (s.xii¼)

[ FEW: 16,117a *haid; Gdf: 2,593b deshait; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1605 deshait; DEAF: H85 hait (deshait); DMF:  deshait; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
desait,  deshait,  deshet,  deshoit;  dehait,  dehaite,  dehayt,  deheit,  deheyt,  dehet;  dahait; 
pl. dehayz  

s.

1(physical and mental) suffering
( s.xii¼; MS: s.xiv1 )  Ne chalz, ne freiz, ne dehaite, Ne faim, ne seit, ne suffraite  1761
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  mult ad grant dolur, anguisse e deshait  C 27
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim )  Nuls ne purreit [...] descrivre Le grant deshet ne la dolur Ke el demeine pur sue amur  4233
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  Suffre cest Ysolt pur Tristran, Mesaise, dehait e dolur  (D) 2040
dismay, sadness
( s.xii1/4; MS: s.xiv1 )  Plurent trestuit par grant dehait (vars. desait (B)MS: s.xii4/4; deshait (D)MS: s.xiii1)  154
( c.1185 )  El paleis ad mult graunt dehait  12624
2unwillingness, reluctance
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  E jeo le freie od grant deshet  224
3illness, sickness
( c.1241; MS: s.xiii2 )  pur maladie u deheyt  406
( MS: 1272-82 )  Li dehayz [...] si perent gysir long le dos quant il close les eles  48D
( 1303 )  molt nous poyse de vostre desheit  iv 521
( 1323-25 )  il nous poise molt de vostre desheit  78
estre en desheit
to suffer misery
( c.1174; MS: s.xiiiin )  ne faciez tel fait Dunt saint' iglise chiece en plus dolerus plait, Qui maint jor a esté en plur en deshait  3263
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