esgrever (c.1240)

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esgrever (c.1240)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1318b crepare; Gdf: 3,439a escrever; GdfC: ; TL: 3,996 escrever; DEAF: G1365 grever (esgrever) / crever (escrever); DMF:  escrever; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1to become hoarse
( c.1240; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  quaunt la pie mere est blescé […] sa voiz li esgrevera que a peines parler pura  i 45
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