New American Standard Bible
With her many persuasions she entices him; With her flattering lips she seduces him.
King James Bible
With her much fair speech she caused him to yield, with the flattering of her lips she forced him.
Darby Bible Translation
With her much enticement she beguiled him; with the smoothness of her lips she constrained him.
World English Bible
With persuasive words, she led him astray. With the flattering of her lips, she seduced him.
Young's Literal Translation
She turneth him aside with the abundance of her speech, With the flattery of her lips she forceth him.
Proverbs 7:21 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
LibraryBlessed are the Poor in Spirit
Having spoken of the general notion of blessedness, I come next to consider the subjects of this blessedness, and these our Saviour has deciphered to be the poor in spirit, the mourners, etc. But before I touch upon these, I shall attempt a little preface or paraphrase upon this sermon of the beatitudes. 1 Observe the divinity in this sermon, which goes beyond all philosophy. The philosophers use to say that one contrary expels another; but here one contrary begets another. Poverty is wont to expel …
Thomas Watson—The Beatitudes: An Exposition of Matthew 5:1-12
On the Symbols of the Essence' and Coessential. '
For the lips of an adulteress drip honey And smoother than oil is her speech;
To keep you from the evil woman, From the smooth tongue of the adulteress.
Suddenly he follows her As an ox goes to the slaughter, Or as one in fetters to the discipline of a fool,
Jump to PreviousAstray Beguiled Caused Causeth Constrained Entices Enticeth Fair Flattering Flattery Forced Forceth Forcing Impelled Led Overcame Persuades Persuasive Seduced Seduces Seductive Smooth Smoothness Speech Talk Turneth Words Yield
Jump to NextAstray Beguiled Caused Causeth Constrained Entices Enticeth Fair Flattering Flattery Forced Forceth Forcing Impelled Led Overcame Persuades Persuasive Seduced Seduces Seductive Smooth Smoothness Speech Talk Turneth Words Yield
LinksProverbs 7:21 NIV
Proverbs 7:21 NLT
Proverbs 7:21 ESV
Proverbs 7:21 NASB
Proverbs 7:21 KJV
Proverbs 7:21 Bible Apps
Proverbs 7:21 Biblia Paralela
Proverbs 7:21 Chinese Bible
Proverbs 7:21 French Bible
Proverbs 7:21 German Bible
Proverbs 7:21 Commentaries