ponderus (s.xiiiex)

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ponderus (s.xiiiex)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: 9,160b ponderare; Gdf: 6,272b pondereux; GdfC: ; TL: 7,1402 ponderos; DEAF:  ponderer (ponderos); DMF:  pondéreux; TLF:  pondéreux; OED:  ponderous a.; MED:  ponderous a.; DMLBS: 2341a ponderosus ]


1heavy-limbed, sluggish
( s.xiiiex; MS: 1307-15 )  il voudreient perçus devenir e pesanz e pouderus (l. ponderus) a toz biens  253.4
2fig.heavy, serious
( 1447 )  lez quex peins conteinuez et specifiez en le dit estatuit, sont si rigorous, ponderous et grevous  v 138
pondage  ponderaunt  pondure 
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