Proverbs 26:15
Good News Translation
Some people are too lazy to put food in their own mouths.

Contemporary English Version
Some of us are so lazy that we won't lift a hand to feed ourselves.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The slothful hideth his hand under his armpit, and it grieveth him to turn it to his mouth.

New American Bible
The sluggard buries a hand in the dish, too weary to lift it to the mouth.

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The slothful hideth his hand under his armpit, and it grieveth him to turn it to his mouth.

slothful

Proverbs 19:24 The slothful hideth his hand under his armpit, and will not so much as bring it to his mouth.

it grieveth him or he is weary

Context
Similitudes and Instructions
14As the door turneth upon its hinges, so doth the slothful upon his bed. 15The slothful hideth his hand under his armpit, and it grieveth him to turn it to his mouth.16The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit, than seven men that speak sentences.…
Cross References
Genesis 6:6
It repented him that he had made man on the earth. And being touched inwardly with sorrow of heart,

Proverbs 19:24
The slothful hideth his hand under his armpit, and will not so much as bring it to his mouth.

Additional Translations
The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; he is too lazy to bring it back to his mouth.The slothful hides his hand in his bosom; it grieves him to bring it again to his mouth.

The sluggard burieth his hand in the dish; It wearieth him to bring it again to his mouth.

A sluggard having hid his hand in his bosom, will not be able to bring it up to his mouth.

The sluggard burieth his hand in the dish: it wearieth him to bring it again to his mouth.

The sluggard burieth his hand in the dish; it wearieth him to bring it again to his mouth.

The slothful hideth his hand in his bosom; it grieveth him to bring it again to his mouth.

The sluggard buries his hand in the dish. He is too lazy to bring it back to his mouth.

The slothful hath hid his hand in a dish, He is weary of bringing it back to his mouth.
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