wiþer-rǽdness
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
In the OE text, the length is:indicated by acute accentsindicated by macronsnot indicated.
wiþer-rǽdness
e; f. Contrariety, opposition Wiðerrǽdnys contrarietas, contrauersio, Ælfc. Gr. 47; Zup. 275, 7. I. hostility, ill-will, v. wiþer-rǽde, I. Wið hunda réðnysse and wiðerrǽdnysse; se ðe hafaþ hundes heortan mid him, ne beóð ongeán hine hundas céne, Lchdm. i. 372, 3. II. unfavourableness, disadvantage, v. wiþerrǽde, IV. Ðæs fýrhýses hlýwing[e] winterlíces cyles and ungetemprunge wiþerrǽdnes sí gelýht caumene refugio hybernalis algoris et intemperei adversitas leuigetur, Anglia xiii. 397, 462. III. oppositeness of nature, v. wiþer-rǽde, V. On wiþerǽdnysse went in contrarium uertit, Scint. 55,3.
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