turmentus (1194-99)

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turmentus (1194-99)


[FEW: 13/ii,44b tormentum; Gdf: 7,756b tormentos; GdfC: ; TL: 10,424 tormentos; DEAF:  tormente (tormentos); DMF:  tourmenteux; TLF: ; OED:  tormentous adj.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1 marit.meteo. (of sea) rough, tempestuous
( 1194-99; MS: s.xiii2 )  Mais la mer est si turmentuse Illoc endreit e perilluse Que nuls veissels n'i puet durer  7888
turment  turmentable  turmenter  turmentille  turmentine  turmentur 
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