losengeance (1280-1307)

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losengeance (1280-1307)


[ FEW: 16,452a *lausinga; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: 5,681 losenjance; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1flattery, sycophancy
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Trop as cru la ribaudaille que t'ad fait losengance. Car tiels t'ont ore consaillez a icele mescheance Qui valeir ne te saveront a la recoverance  266.440
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  Par double lange est homme esprovee, [...] un de medisantz e un de losengeance (var. (B: c.1330) losengeaunce)  159
losenge#1  losengeous  losenger#1  losenger#2  losengerie  losengur#1  losengur#2 
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