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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Seize.

2. (n.) The act of taking or grasping suddenly.

3. (n.) The operation of fastening together or lashing.

4. (n.) The cord or lashing used for such fastening.

725. harpagmos -- the act of seizing or the thing seized
... the act of seizing or the thing seized. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration:
harpagmos Phonetic Spelling: (har-pag-mos') Short Definition: spoil, an ...
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4813. sulao -- to plunder
... strip. Cognate: 4813 -- properly, to plunder, exercising "right of " to
strip and take spoil (like seizing ). See 4812 (). Word ...
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2776. kephale -- the head
... head. From the primary kapto (in the sense of seizing); the head (as the part
most readily taken hold of), literally or figuratively -- head. ...
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1949. epilambanomai -- to lay hold of
... 1949 (from 1909 , ", fitting" intensifying 2983 , " take") -- properly, lay hold
of something, showing (" resolve") that "matches" the seizing (ie laying hold ...
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1805. exagorazo -- to buy up, ie ransom, fig. to rescue from loss
... 1805 (from 1537 , "completely " which intensifies 59 , "buy-up at the marketplace") --
properly, take of, seizing a buying-opportunity, ie making the most of ...
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726. harpazo -- to seize, catch up, snatch away
... 726 -- properly, seize by force; up, suddenly and decisively -- like someone seizing
bounty (spoil, a prize); to take by an of force (ie covertly or secretly). ...
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4084. piazo -- to lay hold of, to take
... Word Origin a late form of piezo Definition to lay hold of, to take NASB
Word Usage caught (2), seize (6), seized (3), seizing (1). ...
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How those are to be Admonished who Desire not the Things of Others ...
... are those who neither desire what belongs to others nor bestow what is their own,
and those who give of what they have, and yet desist not from seizing on what ...
/.../leo/writings of leo the great/chapter xxi how those are.htm

The Nailing of Jesus to the Cross.
... had woven for him over his head, on account of the crown of thorns; they tore off
this most painful crown, thus reopening every wound, and seizing the garment ...
/.../chapter xxxviii the nailing of.htm

That Evening Vergilius Went to Feast with the Young Herodian ...
... He jumped to his feet, black eyes flashing under heavy brows, and, seizing a lance,
broke the slave's arm with a blow and drove him out of the chamber. ...
/.../ 4 that evening vergilius.htm

How to be Admonished are those who Give Away what is their Own ...
... punishment. Let them consider in what guilt the seizing of goods must bind
them, if not parting with them subjects to such a penalty. ...
// of leo the great/chapter xx how to be.htm

Jesus Drives Out the Money-Changers.
... Seizing it in the middle and twisting it once or twice round his hand, Jesus converted
it into a whip of cords, with which he drove out the traders. "Away! ...
// of the jews/chapter i jesus drives out.htm

2 Timothy iv. 13-Sep
... Thou seest then that good things are multiplied on being possessed by
many, but earthly goods are rather diminished by seizing. ...
/.../homily x 2 timothy iv.htm

The Mystery
... the body rests, and on which it is moved, and walks, and of which those before answer
the purpose of hands and arms to beasts, in holding, seizing, and fighting ...
// key to the apocalypse/the mystery 2.htm

Sunday after Ascension Day
... Peter's meaning is this: Since you are a people called to contend with this powerful
spirit which is more intent on seizing your souls than is the wolf on ...
/.../luther/epistle sermons vol ii/sunday after ascension day.htm

An unconscionable time a-dying
... in Tacitus of how the veterans mutinied in the German wilderness; of how they mobbed
Germanicus, clamouring to go home; and of how, seizing their general's hand ...
/.../stevenson/a christmas sermon/an unconscionable time a-dying.htm

And on the Following Day, the Fourth Day of the Week...
... I will give him up to you. They therefore gave him officers for the purpose
of seizing Him. And as they were going along, Judas ...
/.../unknown/the narrative of joseph of arimathaea/chapter 2 and on the.htm

Seizing (7 Occurrences)
... 3. (n.) The operation of fastening together or lashing. 4. (n.) The cord or lashing
used for such fastening. Multi-Version Concordance Seizing (7 Occurrences). ...
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Grasp (20 Occurrences)
... 5. (n.) Reach of the arms; hence, the power of seizing and holding; as,
it was beyond his grasp. 6. (n.) Forcible possession; hold. ...
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In (142459 Occurrences)
... (adv.) With privilege or possession; -- used to denote a holding, possession, or
seizing; as, in by descent; in by purchase; in of the seizing of her husband. ...
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Catch (46 Occurrences)
... 14. (vi) To take hold; as, the bolt does not catch. 15. (vi) To spread by, or as
by, infecting; to communicate. 16. (n.) Act of seizing; a grasp. 17. ...
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Apprehension (3 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) The act of seizing or taking hold of;
seizure; as, the hand is an organ of apprehension. 2. (n ...
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Seizure (1 Occurrence)
... 1. (n.) The act of seizing, or the state of being seized; sudden and violent grasp
or gripe; a taking into possession; as, the seizure of a thief, a property ...
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Vesture (10 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) The corn, grass, underwood, stubble, etc., with which land was covered;
as, the vesture of an acre. 3. (vt) Seizing; possession. ...
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Vine (76 Occurrences)
... or trailing plant; the long, slender stem of any plant that trails on the ground,
or climbs by winding round a fixed object, or by seizing anything with its ...
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Nip (1 Occurrence)
... 5. (vt) To vex or pain, as by nipping; hence, to taunt. 6. (n.) A seizing or closing
in upon; a pinching; as, in the northern seas, the nip of masses of ice. ...
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Nearly (13 Occurrences)
... Matthew 18:28 But no sooner had that servant gone out, than he met with one of his
fellow servants who owed him 100 shillings; and seizing him by the throat ...
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Bible Concordance
Seizing (7 Occurrences)

Matthew 11:12 But from the time of John the Baptist till now, the Kingdom of the Heavens has been suffering violent assault, and the violent have been seizing it by force.

Matthew 18:28 But no sooner had that servant gone out, than he met with one of his fellow servants who owed him 100 shillings; and seizing him by the throat and nearly strangling him he exclaimed, "'Pay me all you owe.'

Acts 3:7 And having seized him by the right hand, he raised 'him' up, and presently his feet and ankles were strengthened,
(See NAS)

Acts 21:30 All the city was moved, and the people ran together. They seized Paul and dragged him out of the temple. Immediately the doors were shut.
(See NIV)

Romans 7:8 But sin, finding occasion through the commandment, produced in me all kinds of coveting. For apart from the law, sin is dead.
(See NIV)

Romans 7:11 For sin seized the advantage, and by means of the Commandment it completely deceived me, and also put me to death.
(See NIV)

Hebrews 10:34 For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, and took joyfully the seizing of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance.



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Nip (1 Occurrence)

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