dwæscan
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
Verb Class: Weak
Related §§ in Wright's OE Grammar:
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dwæscan
p. dwæscede, dwæscte; pp. dwæsced, dwæsct To extinguish, put out; extinguĕre Dryhten lǽnan lífes leahtras dwæsceþ the Lord extinguishes the crimes of this frail life, Exon. 62 b; Th. 229, 17; Ph. 456: 128 b; Th. 493, 19; Rä. 81, 33. Feóndscype dwæscaþ, sibbe sáwaþ on sefan manna extinguish enmity, sow peace in the minds of men, 14 b; Th. 30, 28; Cri, 486. DER. a-dwæscan, to-: un-adwæscendlíc.
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