ceást
Morphological Analysis
Wordclass: Noun
Gender: Feminine
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ceást
e; f. Add:I. strife, &c. Cést lis, Hpt. Gl. 495, 32. Mid ceáste andswarian cum jurgio respondere, Gr. D. 64, 33. Ðá ðing þe heó nú tó sibbe talað, beóð hire ðonne tó ceáste áwende, Hml. Th. i. 408, 26. Hé forlét his gingran tógeánes þǽre ceáste he left his subordinate to meet the tumult, Hml, S. 7, 212. Þa ðe þá ceáste macedon, 222. Þá micclan ceáste ácuman, 243. Ceáste contentionem, R. Ben. I. 22, 6: Hml. Th. i. 604, 35. Ceáste (á)styrian, ii. 420, 33: 338, 11. Ceásta litium, Hy. S. 10, 29: sectarum, Scint. 134, 15. Ceásta lites, 12. II. reproof Hogode hé hyra wácmódnysse tó þreágenne mid ungemettlicre ceáste (increpatione ), Gr. D. 145, 18. Gefylledre þǽre cǽste (ceáste, v. l.) qua increpatione completa, 160, 7. [v. N. E. D. chest. O. L. Ger. caest c(l)asma.] v. lotwrenc-, un-ceást; ceás.
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