estriver1 (s.xii1)

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estriver1 (s.xii1)

[ FEW: 17,255b *strid; Gdf: 3,654b estriver; GdfC: ; TL: 3,1481 estriver; DEAF: ; DMF:  estriver; TLF: ; OED:  strive v.; MED:  striven v.; DMLBS: ]
estrivier;  estrever;  eçtriver  

v.n.

1to compete (with), struggle (against)
( c.1150; MS: c.1300 )  En cel semblant de sacrement Manguent tuit communement; Entr’elx estrivent del manger: Ki est saolx, si est plus fier  9951
( 1213; MS: 1213 )  Si acoururent erraument Li riche e li povre ensement Com por contendre e estriver Qui lui peust plus enourer  76vb
( c.1235; MS: c.1235 )  De l’ewe beivre chescuns estrive  94rubr
( MS: s.xiii )  decertantibus: estrivans  ii 121
( MS: s.xiii )  decertantis: estrivant  ii 93
( c.1305; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  (The false religious)Estrivent pur mounter (=on the horse)  203
2to quarrel, argue
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Porrus li orgoillus out Indiens noiser, Estriver entre eaux e hautement parler  7438
( s.xiii3/4; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  jurer, estriver e tencer  209vb
( s.xiv1; MS: c.1361 )  apparust il (=J.C.) a eux estrivauntz (Latin: illis litigantibus) et il les reconcilia en pees  (A) 364d
to argue, contend
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim )  ‘Dont sai jeo bien ke saunz dolur Ne puit l’em pas tenir amur.’ Issi estrive Ipomedon [...]  1235
3to be outraged, incensed
( s.xiv1; MS: s.xiv2 )  Com cil (=Jews) oissent cestes paroles, ils estriverount  (B) 212a-b

v._refl.

1to quarrel, argue
( 1430; MS: s.xv2/4 )  Vers ton seignur u ta dame Tei estriver si est blame  (P) 38

sbst._inf.

1argument, dispute
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  mes ceo ne peut il mye saunz estriver  14
resistance, struggle
( s.xiii2/4; MS: c.1275 )  Defendre voleit sa mulier, Mes ne poeit rien espleiter, Ne li valt rien sun estriver, Lancer le voldrount en la mier  969
estriver a, contre, encontre, vers
to compete with
( c.1275; MS: s.xivex )  Li lis a li (=J.C.) estriver n’ose  4739
to resist, revolt against
( s.xii1; MS: s.xiim )  Purqei estrivez vus (Latin: contenditis) [...] encuntre le munt  114.LXVII.17
( s.xiiex; MS: s.xiii1 )  Diable ad par cest mund en plusurs lius servanz Ki estrivent vers Deu e vers tuz ses comanz  20
( c.1200; MS: s.xivin )  d’estriver contre aguilion N’avient a nuli si mal non  1419
( MS: s.xiiiin )  Jo d’amoes (l. ambes) parz sui nez de real lin, E tu sanz pere nasquis en bethlei. Sul fiz ta mere, estrives tu a mei?  74
to resist, stand up to
( s.xiii; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Dount la veryne fet plus a priser Q’encountre nent puet estriver  106.18
to fight with
( s.xiii2; MS: c.1325 )  Tant cume la gent demenerent, E a Joseph estriverent, E itant li manacerent [...]  1434
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  l’espirit estrive encontre la char  51
to argue with
( s.xii4/4; MS: s.xiii )  E se ço ne volent (=other story-tellers) granter, Ne voil [jo] vers eus estriver  (D) 2151
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