Agrise
Agrise A*grise", v. i. [AS. [=a]gr[=i]san to dread; [=a]- (cf. Goth. us-, Ger. er-, orig. meaning out) + gr[=i]san, for gr?san (only in comp.), akin to OHG. gr?is?n, G. grausen, to shudder. See {Grisly}.] To shudder with terror; to tremble with fear. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Agrise — A*grise , v. t. 1. To shudder at; to abhor; to dread; to loathe. [Obs.] Wyclif. [1913 Webster] 2. To terrify; to affright. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] His manly face that did his foes agrise. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agrise — v. a. == terrify. RG. 463. pret. ‘agros.’ RG. 549. part. ‘agrise,’ == frightened. RG. 539. ‘To agrise him,’ == become furious. K. Horn, 895. AS. agrysan …   Oldest English Words

  • agrise — transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Middle English agrisen, from Old English āgrīsan to shudder, from ā (perfective prefix) + grīsan more at abear, grisly obsolete : terrify, affright …   Useful english dictionary

  • agrişă — ÁGRIŞĂ, agrişe, s.f. Fructul agrişului, în formă de boabă verzuie, roşie sau galbenă, cu gust dulce acrişor şi cu multe seminţe. – Agriş + suf. ă. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  ÁGRIŞĂ s. (bot.) (reg.) burboană, rozinchină,… …   Dicționar Român

  • agriş — ÁGRIŞ, agrişi, s.m. Arbust cu ramuri spinoase, cu frunze lobate şi cu fructe comestibile, care creşte spontan în regiunile de munte. (Ribes uva crispa). – Din magh. egres. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  ÁGRIŞ s. (bot.; Ribes… …   Dicționar Român

  • ágrísan — sv/t1 3rd pres ágríseð past ágrás/ágrison ptp ágrisen to quake, fear; dread, fear greatly, shudder …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • ágrişã — s. f. (sil. gri ), g. d. art. ágrişei; pl. ágrişe …   Romanian orthography

  • pizmeici — pizméici s.f. pl. (reg.) fructe ale agrişului, dulce acrişoare; agrişe. Trimis de blaurb, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DAR …   Dicționar Român

  • grise — v. a. == agrise, frighten. Body and Soul, 96. AS. a grysan …   Oldest English Words

  • agrised — agrisedˈ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑agrise …   Useful english dictionary

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