reburser (1160-74)

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reburser (1160-74)


[ FEW: 10,138a reburrus; Gdf: 6,642b reborser; GdfC: ; TL: 8,382 reborser; DEAF:  rebors (reborser); DMF:  rebourser; TLF:  rebrousser; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1to pervert, corrupt
( s.xiiex; MS: s.xiiim )  Se vient uns altres, crollant sa grosse borse, Asez serrad qui covenant reborse; Car por aveir tricherie s'acorse  530


1to dwindle, decline
( 1160-74; MS: s.xiii1 )  Mais quant chascun moine fait borse Li communs bien faut e reborse  ii 92.5536


1blunt, having lost its sharpness
( c.1174; MS: s.xiiiin )  Vostre espee est reburse (var. rebursee (H)MS: s.xiiiin), ses branz est acerez  1589 (var. H)
rebuc#1  reburs 
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