delaiment (c.1170)

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delaiment (c.1170)

[ FEW: 5,225b laxare; Gdf: 2,479b delaiement; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1325 delaiement; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  delayement n.; MED:  delaiement n.; DMLBS: ]
delaement,  delaiement  


( c.1230; MS: s.xiiim )  A tant sanz nul delaement Un bref escrit mut vistement  4742
( 1280-1307; MS: s.xiv1 )  De tut ly grant conseyl estoyt le finement Qe ly roys Edward saunz delayement (var. (C: c.1320) daliement) Frait maunder a Loundres genz de avisement [...]  426.2529
( 1354; MS: c.1360 )  sicom homme prent voluntiers le paiement qe vient sanz delaiement  121
lawpostponement, holding up
( 1300 )  se portent contrairs et rebels sur cele busoigne en despit de nous e a grant delayment du commun profit de nostre roiaume  340
faire delaiment
1to delay, procrastinate
( c.1170; MS: s.xiiiex )  cum onc plus purra fera delaiement  1037
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