encontredire (c.1136-37)

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encontredire (c.1136-37)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1118b contradicere; Gdf: 3,114c encontredire; GdfC: ; TL: 3,236 encontredire; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
encuntredire,  escuntredire  


1to gainsay
( s.xiiex; MS: s.xiv2 )  Lors se assemblunt a grant delit; E ja ne l’estut escuntredyre, Du ju de amur i ad matire  322 (var. C1)
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  N’en aveit nul de sun empire Ki les osast encuntredire  226
to oppose
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiiex )  Trestut saisit e trestut prist, Unc nul hom ne l’encontredist  4146
to refuse
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  E promist a Deu […] Ke ja aprés, kaunt pur sa amur Fust requis, ne encuntredyreyt  117


( 1165-80?; MS: s.xiiiin )  des encuntrediz pechiez, Ki de Deu sunt escumengiez  283.285
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