Job 32:4
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New International Version
Now Elihu had waited before speaking to Job because they were older than he.

King James Bible
Now Elihu had waited till Job had spoken, because they were elder than he.

Darby Bible Translation
But Elihu had waited till Job had finished speaking, because they were older than he.

World English Bible
Now Elihu had waited to speak to Job, because they were elder than he.

Young's Literal Translation
And Elihu hath waited earnestly beside Job with words, for they are older than he in days.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

They had found no answer - They had condemned Job; and yet could not answer his arguments on the general subject, and in vindication of himself.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

waited till Job had spoken. Heb. expected Job in words

Job 32:11,12 Behold, I waited for your words; I gave ear to your reasons, whilst you searched out what to say...

Proverbs 18:13 He that answers a matter before he hears it, it is folly and shame to him.

elder. Heb. elder for days

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"For they that are after the Flesh do Mind,"
Rom. viii. s 5, 6.--"For they that are after the flesh do mind," &c. "For to be carnally minded is death, but to be spiritually minded is life and peace." There are many differences among men in this world, that, as to outward appearance, are great and wide, and indeed they are so eagerly pursued, and seriously minded by men, as if they were great and momentous. You see what a strife and contention there is among men, how to be extracted out of the dregs of the multitude, and set a little higher
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

Its Meaning
Deliverance from the condemning sentence of the Divine Law is the fundamental blessing in Divine salvation: so long as we continue under the curse, we can neither be holy nor happy. But as to the precise nature of that deliverance, as to exactly what it consists of, as to the ground on which it is obtained, and as to the means whereby it is secured, much confusion now obtains. Most of the errors which have been prevalent on this subject arose from the lack of a clear view of the thing itself, and
Arthur W. Pink—The Doctrine of Justification

Cross References
Job 32:3
He was also angry with the three friends, because they had found no way to refute Job, and yet had condemned him.

Job 32:5
But when he saw that the three men had nothing more to say, his anger was aroused.

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