agree1 (c.1170)

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agree1 (c.1170)

[ FEW: 4,251a gratus; Gdf: 1,165a agree 1; GdfC: ; TL: 1,211 agré; DEAF: G1295 agré; DMF:  agrée; TLF: ; OED:  agree n.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1agreement, consent
( 1389-90 )  dioms qe le pleintiff baille le tonne a vendre saunz nostre assent, accord, ou agree  13 Rich II 80
2defence, support
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  bien sai, si vulez, ke m’en frez bon agrei  2650
( 1190-93; MS: s.xiv1 )  N’avoms ne confort ne agrei [...] Ke nus devreit trestuiz aider  4047
( 1388 )  il fut prist (=prest) tut temps d’avoir esté a lour agree (var. d’avoir performé le condicion)  12 Rich II 71
faire agree
1to assist
( c.1200; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  De sa bosoinne li fra, ço dit, agrei (var. (A: s.xiv1/4) bon agrei)  (B) 8397
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