vicios (1268)

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vicios (1268)

vicious;  visious  

a.

1lawdefective, faulty
( c.1292; MS: c.1300 )  s'il y eyt en le escrit rasture [...] adunc pora le defendaunt demander jugement, si il soit tenu a respondre a tiel escrit vicious  i 165
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  (a commission) purra estre viciouse [...] purceo q'il i ad rasture ou entreligneire ou deverseté de meins  94
lawunsound
( 1319 )  si nous eussomes counté comune count desc[endant] a un com a fiz et heir, et nous le eussoms nient fet eyné, qe le count serra viciose  Ed II xxiv 79
( 1339 )  cel verdit serra par cas vicious ...  13-14 Ed III 87
( 1345 )  Le brief est vicious et defectif  19 Ed III 453
lawillegal, wrong
( 1381 )  d'enquere & conustre toutes forstalleries [...] corrumpuz, viciouses & incompetens  iii 109
2depraved, wicked
( 1268; MS: c.1300 )  si li prestre est vicius, Deu li est cuntrarius  9221
( 1354; MS: c.1360 )  si vicious ne poet mon malveis coer estre, qe [...]  184
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