á-wirdan
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Verb
Verb Class: Weak
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á-wirdan
Add:to á-wyrdan in Dict.: I. to corrupt, spoil, 1. a material object Gif ealo áwerd sié, Lch. ii. 142, 10. Gif mete sý áwyrd, 14. Áwyrd wín defrutum, An. Ox. 4, 6. Heó weóp for ðǽre áwyrdan lǽne (the broken sieve ), Hml. Th. ii. 154, 17. 2. a non-material object Se dióful ðæt mód áwiert (corrumpit ), Past. 415, 24. Sé þe his ágene sprǽce áwyrt, hé wyrcð barbarismus, Angl. viii. 313, 19. Ðing swá mǽre þæt man ne mæg ðǽron ǽnig ðing áwyrdan, fulluht and húslhálgung, Wlfst. 34, 5. Tó áwyrdenne deprauandum, An. Ox. 4493. Hyra regol ne sý á ðe áwyrdra, Wlfst. 269, 14. II. to injure, annoy, afflict a person Ðá ilco ðone áwoerdon mið teáncuidum illi hunc afficientes contumelia, Lk. L. 20, 11. Þæt wé (devils) hí (men ) mid mislicum untrumnyssum áwyrdon, Hml. Th. i. 462, 21. Ne mæg þé nán man áttre áwyrdan, Lch. ii. 110, 11. Sáwel áwoerðedo animam afflictam, Rtl. 5, 24. Wé biðon áwoerdedo ffligimur, 42, 27: 23, 32 (printed -woend-). Áwoerdeno (-do?) afflictos, 40, 29. III. to hinder Ne wallað hiá áwoerda (werda, R.) nolite eos uetare, Lk. L. 18, 16. v. wirdan, á-werde, un-áwirded.
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