hastiver (c.1185)

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hastiver (c.1185)


[ FEW: *16,123a *haist; Gdf: 4,434c hastiver; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: H262 haste (hastiver); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
hastever;  atifier  


1to hasten (the progress of), make go fast
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim )  Mes pur hastiver (var. (D: s.xivm) atifier) la matire Nos estovra par biau motz dire  39
( 1340 )  Rokell, pur hastiver (var. hastier) soun besiogne demene, dit q’il n’avoit unqez altre issue qe B.  14 Ed III 119


1to ripen, mature
( MS: s.xiii2 )  maturabat: hastevet  i 29
haste#1  haster  hastif 
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