[poveriser] (1482-83)

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[poveriser] (1482-83)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: *8,56a pauper; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  povre (*); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  poverish v.; MED:  poverished ppl.; DMLBS: ]

This verb is the aphetic form of empoveriser.


1statusto impoverish, reduce to poverty
( 1482-83 )  [...] qe toutz lez overours del dit mestier de overeigne de soie [...] ount estez grevousment poverishez pur defaulte del occupacion  ii 472
empoveriser  poveri  poverin  poverison  poverissement  poverte  poverté  povraille  povrant  povre#1  povrement  povresce  povrus 
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