estrif (c.1136-37)

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estrif (c.1136-37)

[ FEW: 17,255b *strid; Gdf: 3,652b estrif; GdfC: ; TL: 3,1478 estrif; DEAF: ; DMF:  estrif; TLF: ; OED:  strife n.; MED:  strif(e n.; DMLBS: ]
estreif;  atrif;  strif,  striff  

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1strife, conflict
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiii1/3 )  Issi durat par plusurs dis Entre ces dous guerre e estrifs  4246
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  Entre cez dous (=humility and pride) ad grant estrif  1539
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  au roy ensevelir eurent tençons e estris  7962
( s.xivin; MS: c.1335 )  ceux qe vendrount aprés vous le (=the land) tendrount ou (=with) grant estrif e guere  6.18
strife, inner torment
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  Molt est T. en grant anguisse De cest amur que faire poisse, En grant estrif e en esprove  (Sn1) 238
tribulation
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiiim )  Greignor estrif te sunt deu Que tu n’en as encore eu  678
2dispute, debate
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Ainz qu’il fussent a un, i ot meint dur estrif E meint orguillus dit e meint sermon vif  2497
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  vus e nus e tut li vif Ki averunt oi icest estrif  1778
3emulation, rivalry
( 1174-75; MS: c.1200 )  Tel cunseil ore en pernum senz estrif de atie  184
( s.xiii3/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  en iveresce cheyt humme [...] par estrif ki purra autre veindre  209vb
4effort, struggle
( s.xiii2/4; MS: c.1300 )  Ne vaut ren l’estrif Idunk del mellif Le desl (l. deit=finger) de un guant  1066
resistance, struggle
( c.1185 )  vus pri bonement Que vus hastez mon jugement; Ja n’avra endreit mei estrif, Kar peise mei que jo tant vif  6817
5obduracy
( s.xiii3/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  estrif, ceo est estre estut e contrarius e pervers  208vb
a (grant) estrif
with difficulty
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 )  Li pountz estoit estroitz, de pople i out plenté; A grant estrif i passent e nun a volenté  770
( c.1240; MS: c.1300 )  gent alerent en pelrimage A Jerusalem a grant estrif, U Deus esteit mort & vif  51.49
as hard as one can, profoundly
( c.1160; MS: s.xiiim )  Tu fais semblant d’ume sultif, La terre (=your inheritance) gastes a estrif  324
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Mut suspira a grant estrif  1137
violently, brutally
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Qui donc vei[s]t vassal les bons chevals brocher E mener a estrif, poindre e anguiser  2013
sanz estrif
beyond argument, indubitably
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv2 )  Jo fui morz e ore vif A tuz jurz mez tut saunz estrif  225
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