tó-slúpan
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
Verb Class: Strong
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tó-slúpan
p. -sleáp, pl. -slupon; pp. -slopen To slip apart or away, be relaxed, dissolved Heó wæs tólésed ł tóslopen dissolvebatur, collabebatur, Hpt. Gl. 502, 7. Tóslopen remissus, Germ. 393, 137: dissipatnm, Wrt. Voc. ii. 139, 31. Ábogene, tóslopene dimissa, i. humilia, 140, 31. I. of that which is bound, to have the connection between several objects or that between the parts of the same object relaxed Gif hé hí ne bunde mid his unábindendlícum racentum, ðonne tóslupan hí ealle conjuncta naturarum ipsa diversitas dissociaret atque divelleret, nisi unus esset, qui quod nexuit contineret. Bt. 35, 2 ; Fox 158, 1: 34, 12; Fox 154, 3. Hæfþ God geheaborade ealle his gesceafta, ð æt heora ǽc wræðeþ óþer, ðæt hié ne móton tóslúpan, 21 ; Fox 74, 11. Se godcunda foreþonc heaþeraþ ealle gesceafta ðæt hí ne móton tóslúpan of heora endebyrdnesse providentia suis quaeque nectit ordinibus, 39, 5 ; Fox 218, 31. Mid wriþan gewriþen grundweall ná byþ tóslopen lora*-*mento conligatum fundamentum non dissoluitur, Scint. 200, 9. Gif se án gestæððega cyning ne staþelode ealla gesceafta, ðonne wurdon hí ealle tóslopene and tóstencte, and tó náuhte wurdon ealle gesceafta quae mine stabilis continet ordo, dissepta suo fonte fatiscant, Bt. 39, 13 ; Fox 234, 27. I a. to be dissipated, destroyed: — -Smyre ða sár, hý tó*-*slúpaþ, Lchdm. i. 268, 3. Mótan sǽs tóslúpan, iii. 36, 27. II. of that which binds, to be loosed, undone Ðonne tóslupan ða bendas and tólýsede wǽron sunt vincula soluta, Bd. 4, 22; S. 591, 13, 22; 592, 7. Ða wénde heó ðæt seó snód tóslupe, ac heó áfunde ða snóde mid eallum cnottum fæste gewriðen, Homl. Th. ii. 28, 25. Gif hé ða (brídlas) lǽt tóslúpan hic si frena remiserit, Bt. 21; Fox 74, 33 : Met.II, 80. Nú syndon Satanases bendas swýðe tóslopene, Wulfst. 83, 9. IIa. of illness :-- Seó fæstnys (costiveness) tóslýpeþ (-slípeþ, MS. B. ), Lchdm. i. 164, 20. III. to get relaxed, a. of material things Liþa tóslopene limbs relaxed in sleep. Hymn. Surt. 2, 10. b. of non-material things, to be relaxed, get remiss Ðonne mon lǽt tóslúpan ðone ege nimia resolutione lenitatis, Past. 40; Swt. 289, 2. Ðæt un-geornfulle mód and ðæt tóslopene anima dissoluta, 39; Swt. 283, 12. Ð ænne geþanc orsorh byð ágyfen on slǽwþe mód byð tóslopen cum mens secura redditur, in torporem animus laxatur, Scint. 92, 17. IV. to get paralysed, get powerless, a. physically Ðǽr ða sina tóslúpaþ. Lchdm. ii. 280, 3. Ðá wearð se líchama eal tóslopen. Homl. Th. i. 86, 25. Sum mǽden langlíce læg on legerbedde seóc, tóslopen on limum, sámcucu geðúht, ii. 510, 25. Se læg seofon geár toslopenum limum. Homl. Skt. i. 6, 255. b. in reference to the mind Ðá wearð heora heorte tóslopen and heora gást ne beláf on him dissolutum est cor eorum et non remansit in eis spiritus, Jos. 5, 1.
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