descreire (s.xii3/4)

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descreire (s.xii3/4)

[ FEW: 2/ii,1299b credere; Gdf: 2,571c descroire; GdfC: ; TL: 2,1549 descroire; DEAF: ; DMF:  décroire; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: 681c discredere ]
descrere;  discrere  

v.a. disbelieve
( s.xii3/4; MS: s.xiv2 )  Qui tote rien croit ou descroit ceo qu’il ot conter, [...]  2809
( 1212; MS: 1212-13 )  Tis sens, ta raison [...] Mon quer a foi par force amoine, Mais derrechief ma grant duresce Lu moi fait descreire  16858
( s.xiii1; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  homme ne doit doter ne decreire Que la lur vie ne soit veire  461
( c.1275; MS: s.xiii4/4 )  Ne devez descrere Ceo ke veez de cest afere  6641
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