arestement (c.1170)

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arestement (c.1170)

[ FEW: 25,311b *arrestare; Gdf: 1,393a arestement; GdfC: ; TL: 1,517 arestement; DEAF: ; DMF:  arrêtement; TLF: ; OED:  arrestment n.; MED: ; DMLBS: 130a arrestamentum ]
aresteiment,  aresteyvement  77.23  


1delay, stop
( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  Aprés sanz nul arestement Si (=as commanded) firent tuit comunement  7959
2stay, sojourn
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  Qu’il ne facent ici lunges arestement  3223
( 1308 )  il avowe l’aresteyment par la resoun qe […]  Ed II i 11
4lawconfiscation, seizure (?)
( 1300 )  L’encheson de l’arestement de la disme  50
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