entreovrir (c.1165)

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entreovrir (c.1165)

[ FEW: 25,4b aperire; Gdf: ; GdfC: 9,494a entrovrir; TL: 3,690 entr'ovrir; DEAF: ; DMF:  entrouvrir; TLF:  entr(')ouvrir; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1to open up
( c.1165; MS: s.xiii2 )  Le mantel suvent entreovri, tant que li juges le choisi  230.17
2to allow
( 1265 )  De autre part, sire, nus lur avium comandé ke les chaenes ke furent remises, ke mentenaunt saunz delai seent abatues, e les clefs des portes rondues, e nul desbat introuames (l. introvrames)  ii 294


1to open up, gape open
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  Terre s’entreoverit si absorbit le gluton  240
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