questeier (s.xiii2/4)

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questeier (s.xiii2/4)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: *2/ii,1409a quaerere; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  queste (questeier); DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
quasteier,  questeyer,  quisteier  


1to search, investigate
( s.xiii2/4; MS: s.xiii2 )  De oilz, d'orailles mult quasteie, Tant k'un leprus ad trové  121vb22
2ven.soundmammalszool.(of hounds) to bay at the sight of game
( s.xivin; MS: s.xivm )  gentz feissent com font les bons chiens corantz quant sont descouplés [...] et si [...] il eit quisteié pur alouhe ou wodecoke ou pur tiel autre bieste volant  73.53
quere#1  queste  quester 
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