esperdre (c.1136-37)

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esperdre (c.1136-37)

[ FEW: 8,224a perdere; Gdf: 3,522a esperdre 1; GdfC: ; TL: 3,1180 esperdre; DEAF: ; DMF:  éperdre; TLF:  éperdre; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1emotionto lose heart
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  Pas ne se espert, ainz vait vers lui, Cume cil qui ert pruz e hardi  8235
emotionto be troubled
( c.1185 )  El l’esgarda, si ad mué De color, tost s’esperdi  6171
to be distracted
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Dunc vit le cors si eschivid, Pur un petit ne s’esperdid De la belted qu’en li trovad  3796


1emotiondistraught, overcome
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii2/4 )  Tost devendreit esperdue Par trop sudeine survenue  6524
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  De pour sunt si esperduz, Ke grant pose se tenent muz  1783
( s.xiv1; MS: s.xivm )  Et Johan mon cosyn feust ensi esperduz q’il n’avoyt poayr de ly mesmes  95.4
( c.1185 )  Li Blois les ad aparceuz, De grant joie est tut esperduz  4978
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