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grant3 (1155)


[ FEW: 4,221a grandis; Gdf: 3,178b engrant 2 /4,334a grande 3; GdfC: ; TL: 4,561 grant (estre en grant/grande); DEAF: G1225 grant (en grant); DMF:  grand (estre en grant); TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


estre en grant
1to be anxious, eager
( s.xiiex; MS: 1272-82 )  Ja n’ert de si haut pris Que il (=the horn) sour lui n’espaunde, Ja n’en iert si en graunde  244
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  Ore est en grant durement Kar del veer ad grant talent  5433
( c.1240; MS: c.1300 )  Mult se esbai de la mervoille, E pur ceo ke il esteit en grande, Aresune le angle, si li demande [...]  218.123
se mettre en grant de (+inf.)
1 to become anxious, eager to
( 1155; MS: s.xiiex )  Mes Costentin les vint siewant, Ki d’els veintre se mist en grant  13316
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