New American Standard Bible
"Should he argue with useless talk, Or with words which are not profitable?
King James Bible
Should he reason with unprofitable talk? or with speeches wherewith he can do no good?
Darby Bible Translation
Reasoning with unprofitable talk, and with speeches which do no good?
World English Bible
Should he reason with unprofitable talk, or with speeches with which he can do no good?
Young's Literal Translation
To reason with a word not useful? And speeches -- no profit in them?
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Should he reason with unprofitable talk? - It does not become a man professing to be wise to make use of words that are nothing to the purpose. The sense is, that what Job said amounted to just nothing.
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