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un-gedafenlíce

  • adverb
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un-gedafenlíce, adv.
Unbecomingly, unseasonably, inordinately, in an unseemly manner, indecently
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  • Óðer ðara irsunga bið tó ungemetlíce and tó ungedafenlíce átyht on ðæt ðe hió mid ryhte irsian sceall

    illa ira in hoc, quod debet, inordinate extenditur,

      Past. 40; Swt. 293, 13.
  • Ðeáh hwelc man ungemetlíce and ungedafenlíce wilnige ðæt hé scile his hlísan tóbrǽdan,

      Bt. 18, 2; Fox 64, 20.
  • Boda Godes word ǽgðer ge gedafenlíce ge ungedafenlíce

    preach God's word both in season and out of season,

      Homl. Ass. 12, 306.
  • Be ðam men ðe ungedafenlíce hǽmð

    de homine qui turpiter, fornicator,

      L. Ecg. P. ii. 6 tit.; Th. ii. 180, 9.
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v.  ge-dafenlíce.
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