veisé (1121-35)

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veisé (1121-35)

vecié,  ves,  sves;  veszes,  vezes,  vezzes;  vezeez;  vosié,  voisié  

a.

1crafty, cunning
( 1121-35; MS: s.xii3/3 )  Gupiz est mult luiriez E forment veziez  1778
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  (The hippopotamus) Tant par est voisié, ja n'ert pris par engins  4934
( 1190-93; MS: s.xiv1 )  I. ly fel veziez lere  23v
2shrewd, astute, quick-witted
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  pur sei bien covrir est sage e veziee  489
( c.1185; MS: s.xiiim )  Ele est mut veciee e sage  2385
This is an AND1 entry © MHRA 1977-1992: reproduced with permission. Digitisation funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of the United Kingdom.
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