Losenger

Related to Losenger: Lozenges

Los´en`ger


n.1.A flatterer; a deceiver; a cozener.
To a fair pair of gallows, there to end their lives with shame, as a number of such other losengers had done.
- Holinshed.
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Li reis comence a losenger, E tel oure est, a coroucer; Mes tant a purchase et quis E tant feit entre giu e ris, De jur en jur est purloinie.
138rb] 476 Le reis comence a losenger, E tel ovre est, a coroucer; Mes tant a purchace e quis E tant feit entre giu e ris, 480 De jur en jur est purloinie, Charnelement ne ad aproche.