hupostelló: to draw in, let down, draw backOriginal Word: ὑποστέλλω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (hoop-os-tel'-lo)
Short Definition: I draw back, conceal
Definition: I withdraw, draw back, keep back, shun, conceal.
5288 hypostéllō (from 5259 /hypó, "under" and 4724 /stéllō, "draw in") – properly, draw under, pulling back to retreat (go backwards); withdraw (shrink from); shun; "back off," especially due to compromise.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from hupo and stelló
to draw in, let down, draw back
shrink (2), shrinks back (1), withdraw (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 5288: ὑποστέλλω
ὑποστέλλω: imperfect ὑπεστελλον; 1 aorist middle ὑπεστειλάμην;
1. Active, to draw down, let down, lower: ἱστίον, Pindar Isthm. 2, 59; to withdraw (draw back): ἐμαυτόν, of a timid person, Galatians 2:12 ((cf. Lightfoot at the passage); often so in Polybius).
2. Middle, to withdraw oneself, i. e. to be timid, to cower, shrink: of those who from timidity hesitate to avow what they believe, Hebrews 10:38 (from Habakkuk 2:4 (cf. Winers Grammar, 523 (487))); to be unwilling to utter from fear, to shrink from declaring, to conceal, dissemble: followed by τοῦ with the infinitive (Winers Grammar, 325 (305); Buttmann, 270 (232)), Acts 20:27; οὐδέν, ibid. 20 (often so in Demosthenes; cf. Reiske, Index graecit. Demosthenes, p. 774f; Josephus, Vita §54; b. j. 1, 20, 1). see GREEK hupo see GREEK stello
see GREEK hupo
see GREEK stello
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 5288
ὑπεστειλάμην — 2 Occ.
ὑπέστελλεν — 1 Occ.
ὑποστείληται — 1 Occ.
Acts 20:20 V-AIM-1S
GRK: ὡς οὐδὲν ὑπεστειλάμην τῶν συμφερόντων
NAS: how I did not shrink from declaring
KJV: [And] how I kept back nothing
INT: how nothing I kept back of what is profitable
Galatians 2:12 V-IIA-3S