contraillier (s.xii1)

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contraillier (s.xii1)

[ FEW: *2/ii,1121b contrarius; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  contraire 1 (*); DMF:  contrailler; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]
contralier,  contrallier,  contraler;  cuntrailler,  cuntraillier,  cuntralier  

v.a.

1to go against
( c.1160; MS: s.xiiim )  cest oré nus feit grant gerre; Sovent nus ad contralliez  861
( MS: s.xiii1 )  Dunt vient l’eve […] Qu’uem voit issir clere defors? Se en dehors dedenz entrast, Cele ki surt contraliast  192.1140
fig.to go against, break, fail to observe
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1/4 )  Le serement est ja fait, mal eit qui le contraille!  324.1094
( 1330 )  par lui est puis contr’alez la defense (=prohibition) avauntdite  ii 45
to oppose, contradict
( s.xii1; MS: c.1145 ) Ne suresjoent a mei chi cuntralient mei felunessement (Latin: Non supergaudeant mihi qui adversantur mihi inique)  61.34.22
( 1174-75; MS: c.1200 )  Les barouns de Bretaigne m’unt ja si cuntrariez (var. contrailliez (L)MS: s.xiiiex)  130
( 1213; MS: 1213 )  a contralier lu pristrent E foles paroles lu distrent  103ra
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiiim )  feluns humes sunt ki par envie u par haine […] nus cuntraillent (var. contredient (P)MS: s.xiiiex) ) tute jur  ii 6
to resist
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiiim )  Cum il einz pot li reis les contralie (var. contrarie (A)MS: s.xiv1/4)  (E) 1481
2to harass
( s.xiiim; MS: s..xiiiex )  Nerun […] contraliout mult les apostles  106.6-7
to annoy, provoke
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  T. escrie pur eus contralier: ‘[…]’  2970
to attack
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Trestoz ses enemis destruit e contralie  2365
( c.1174; MS: s.xiiiin )  s’il nel fait, tutdis l’irai contraliant, E mal li avendra  543
( s.xiiiin; MS: s.xiii3/4 )  le baron Qui les desconfist sovent e contralie E des Hebreus lur tout la seignurie  (B) 4998

v.n.

1to contradict, argue, object
( s.xiiiin; MS: c.1300 )  E tel s’en purra curecier E mesdire u contraillier Que jo li durrai del brant […]  15772
2to resist, fight back
( s.xiii1/3; MS: s.xiiim )  Atant es vus Saduc poignant, Le duc de L. contraliant  1662

v._refl.

1to argue, quarrel
( MS: s.xii2/4 )  'Sire Rollant, e vos, sire Oliver, Pur Deu vos pri, ne vos cuntraliez'  1741
contrarier#1 
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