full of strife ...a1382 obs. rare
from strife (n.) + - ous
FIRST DOCUMENTED USE
a1382 - see EXAMPLE below
"...Whi thanne turned awei is this puple in to Jerusalem with striuous turnyng awei?..."
From: The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments, with the Apocryphal books, in the Earliest English versions made from the Latin Vulgate
- Edited by Josiah Forshall and Frederic Madden;
Oxford University Press edition, 1801