alegge

alegge

(əˈlɛdʒ)
vb (tr)
obsolete to alleviate or lighten (a grief or burden)
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We must then ask why the poet-persona stipulates, in a line that cannot pass without comment, that he traces her complaint to no other auctor: "In suche wordes gan to pleyne / Dydo of hit grete peyne, / As me mette redely--/ Non other auctour alegge I" (311-4).