oppressour (1399)

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oppressour (1399)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: 7,377a opprimere; Gdf: ; GdfC: 10,236a oppresseur; TL: 6,1158 oppressor; DEAF:  opresser (opressor); DMF:  oppresseur; TLF:  oppresseur; OED:  oppressor n.; MED:  oppressour n.; DMLBS: 2037b oppressor ]


1oppressor, one who ill-treats (by abuse of power)
( 1399; MS: s.xv1 )  q'ils soient creables, honastes et suffisantes personnes et nulles extorsioners ne oppressours du peple  25.28
( 1472 )  sovent foitz mittent lour officez d'eschetrie au ferme as autres personez, graundez extorcionours et oppressours du poeple  ii 443
oppreindre  oppress#1  oppresse#1  oppresser  oppression  opprimer 
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