expedier (1361)

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expedier (1361)

[ FEW: 3,306b expedire; Gdf: 3,685c expedier (s'); GdfC: 9,584a expedier; TL: 3,1537 expedïer; DEAF: ; DMF:  expédier; TLF:  expédier; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 855a expedire ]


1to expedite, carry out
( 1372 )  [...] pur ycelles exploiter et expedir  ii 44
( 1400-01 )  de faire executier, expedier & accompler toutz articles […]  ii 157
( 1390-1412; MS: s.xv1 )  [...] q’a la dite permutacion vous plaise ottroier vostre gracious assent et la faire executer et expedier en la plus brief et favorable manere que faire se purra  459
( c.1403; MS: s.xv1 )  ce (=the copying of letters) covient estre hastivement expedié  84.10
to further, assist
( 1361 )  que noz ditz messagez veuliez benignement oir et favorablement expedier de ce q’ils vous requerront de par nous  10.8


1to be advantageous
( 1415 )  eux empriauntz […] q’ils paremplent ma darrein voluntee […] come melx lour semblera Dieu plesir et a m’alme pluis expedier  iii 407.1
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