embesiller (1321-22)

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embesiller (1321-22)

[ FEW: 22/i,77b 'maltraiter' (embesiller); Gdf: 3,29a embeseiller; GdfC: ; TL: 3,43 embes(e)illier; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  embezzle v.; MED:  embesilen v.; DMLBS: 1220c imbesillare ]
embesceiler;  enbeciler,  enbesciller,  enbesceiler,  enbeselir,  enbesiler;  enbesailler,  enbeseiller;  abesilier  


1lawto take away unlawfully, embezzle, steal, misappropriate
( 1327 )  [...] qe eux acomptent [...] d’ascunes vitailles le roi enbeseillez  175
( 1399 )  queux fynes et autres recordez […] sont traiez et embesceilez hors du tresorie le roy  iii 435
( 1433 )  lez customers & countrollours embesilent lez customes du Roi  ii 288
2to destroy
( 1321-22 )  par procurement des ses adversaries, et pur (l. par) lour donaunt, les (=writs) ad ousté et abesilié  i 400
to wipe out, get rid of
( 1374 )  lour baillast cccc. marcz [...] pur enbeciler les tortz q’ils avoient faitz au roy  194
3to impair
( 1334 )  [...] par quei processe le droit le roy purra estre embesillé  ii 75
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