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deóre

  • adverb
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Grammar
deóre, dióre; adv.
Wright's OE grammar
§138; §209; §210;
Dearly, with great price; cāre, magno
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  • Deóre he hit bohte

    vel sealde he bought or sold it dearly;

    care vendĭdit,
    • Ælfc. Gl. 35
    • ;
    • Som. 62,
    • 84;
    • Wrt. Voc. 28,
    • 62.
  • Dióre gecépte drihten Créca Troia burh

    the lord of the Greeks dearly bought the city of Troy,

    • Bt. Met. Fox 26,
    • 37;
    • Met. 26,
    • 19.
Derived forms
un-deóre
Full form

Word-wheel

  • deóre, adv.