ǽ-melness
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ǽ-melness
Add:I. want of energy or of interest, sloth Se sixta heáfodleahtor (accidia ) is ásolcennys oððe ǽmelnys. Se leahtor déð ðæt ðám men ne lyst nán ðing tó góde gedón, ac gǽð him ásolcen fram ǽlcere dugeðe, Hml, Th. ii. 220, 22. Ǽmylnys, Hml. S. 1, 107. II. weariness, tedium, disgust Ǽmelnes fastidium, Wrt. Voc. ii. 146, 46. Ðǽr beóð ealle unrótnyssa, ádl and yrre and ǽmelnys taedia, tristitiae, indignatio, languor (Dóm. L. p. 25, 115), Wlfst. 139, 18: Dóm. L. 228. Unrótnes, ǽmelnys taedia, tristitiae, 260. Snoffan ǽmylnysse nausiae tedio, Angl. xiii. 369, 50. Ǽmælnessa fastidia, Hpt. 33, 238, 5.
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