musage (c.1136-37)

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musage (c.1136-37)

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[ FEW: 6/iii,279b musus; Gdf: 5,452c musage; GdfC: ; TL: 6,443 musage; DEAF:  muse 1 (musage); DMF:  musage; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1dallying, time wasting
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Si averei perdu par grant musage Tute la meité de mun age  151
( c.1240; MS: c.1300 )  (a Jewish boy follows his playfellows to Mass:) Ne sout ke il fist, mes par mussage Ceo li fist fere d'un jofne age  39
folly, (act of) foolishness
( c.1136-37; MS: s.xiiex )  De quanke pot agrapiner Feit sa musage pur guarder  6064
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  Pensez en, si fras ke sage, Lessez folie e tun musage  180
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Ceo serra folye e graunt musage Si l'em dedeyst tel tesmoynage De ceo ke le apostoyl dyt  6711
musardie  muse#1  muser#1  muserie 
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