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(imp. & p. p.) of Press.
4973. sphragis -- a seal, a signet
... seal attests, the proof. Cognate: 4973 -- an etched (engraved) object pressed
into soft wax or clay to (); a ".". "Seal" is often ...
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4912. sunecho -- to hold together, to hold fast, pass. to be ...
... illness) NASB Word Usage afflicted (1), controls (1), covered (1), crowding (1),
devoting...completely (1), distressed (1), gripped (1), hard-pressed (1), hem ...
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1968. epipipto -- to fall upon
... Word Origin from epi and pipto Definition to fall upon NASB Word Usage embraced*
(2), fallen (1), fell (6), gripped (1), pressed around (1). ...
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4928. sunoche -- a holding together, fig. distress
... figuratively) tension from difficult circumstances that "won't move" which produces ()
-- causing someone to feel "locked in" (tightly pressed; note the prefix ...
// - 7k

2159. eutonos -- in a well-strung manner, fig. vigorously
... vigorously. 2159 (from 2095 , "well" and , "stretch") -- properly,
well-stretched; pressed to the limit, fully-extended. Word Origin ...
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29. aggareuo -- to impress, compel
... Word Origin of Pers. origin, cf. iggerah Definition to impress, compel NASB
Word Usage forces (1), pressed into service (2). Hagar. ...
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4085. piezo -- to press down
... Word Origin of uncertain origin Definition to press down NASB Word Usage pressed
down (1). press down. Another form for piazo; to pack -- press down. ...
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4091. Pilatos -- Pilate, a Roman procurator of Judea
... procurator of Judea NASB Word Usage Pilate (55). Pilate. Of Latin origin;
close-pressed, ie Firm; Pilatus, a Roman -- Pilate. (pilaton) -- 7 Occurrences. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
1690. debelah -- a lump (of pressed figs), a pressed (fig) cake
... 1689, 1690. debelah. 1691 . a lump (of pressed figs), a pressed (fig) cake.
Transliteration: debelah Phonetic Spelling: (deb-ay-law') Short Definition: cake ...
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213. uts -- to press, be pressed, make haste
... 212, 213. uts. 214 . to press, be pressed, make haste. Transliteration: uts
Phonetic Spelling: (oots) Short Definition: hasty. Word Origin a prim. ...
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4600. maak -- to press, squeeze
... Word Origin a prim. root Definition to press, squeeze NASB Word Usage bruised
(1), pressed (1), stuck (1). bruised, stuck, be pressed. ...
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6693. tsuq -- to constrain, bring into straits, press upon
... to constrain, bring into straits, press upon NASB Word Usage bring distress (1),
constrains (1), distress (2), oppress (3), oppressor (2), pressed (1), pressed ...
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5781. uq -- perhaps to totter, cause tottering
... root Definition perhaps to totter, cause tottering NASB Word Usage weighted down
(2). be pressed. A primitive root; to pack -- be pressed. 5780, 5781. ...
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1765. dachaph -- to drive, hasten
... be hastened, pressed on. A primitive root; to urge, ie Hasten -- (be) haste(-ned),
pressed on. 1764, 1765. dachaph. 1766 . Strong's Numbers.
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2115. zur -- to press down and out
... Word Origin a prim. root Definition to press down and out NASB Word Usage crush
(1), crushed (1), pressed (1), squeezed (1). close, rush, thrust together. ...
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4671. mots -- squeezer, extortioner
... chaff Or mowts (Zephaniah 2:2) {motes}; from muwts; chaff (as pressed out, ie Winnowed
or (rather) threshed loose) -- chaff. see HEBREW muwts. 4670, 4671. ...
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809. ashishah -- a raisin cake
... flagon. Feminine of 'ashiysh; something closely pressed together, ie A cake of raisins
or other comfits -- flagon. see HEBREW 'ashiysh. 808, 809. ...
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6736. tsir -- an image
... beauty, idol. The same as tsiyr; a form (of beauty; as if pressed out, ie Carved);
hence, an (idolatrous) image -- beauty, idol. see HEBREW tsiyr. 6735c, 6736 ...
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When the Romans are Pressed by the Barbarians, Mavia Sends
... Book VII. Chapter I."When the Romans are pressed by the Barbarians, Mavia sends.
Assistance, and some of the Populace effect a Victory. ...
/.../the ecclesiastical history of sozomenus/chapter i when the romans are.htm

The Macedonians, Pressed by the Emperor's violence Toward Them ...
... Chapter XII."The Macedonians, pressed by the Emperor's Violence toward them, send
a Deputation to Liberius Bishop of Rome, and subscribe the Nicene Creed. ...
/.../chapter xii the macedonians pressed by.htm

A Pressed Man Yielding to Christ
... A Pressed Man Yielding to Christ. A Sermon (No.2667). Intended for Reading
on Lord's-Day, March 25th, 1900,. Delivered by. CH SPURGEON,. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 46 1900/a pressed man yielding to.htm

A Natural Figure of Speech must not be Literally Pressed.
... A Treatise on the soul and its origin, Chapter 28."A Natural Figure of
Speech Must Not Be Literally Pressed. He goes on to remark ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 28 a natural figure of.htm

The Hebdomadarii; System of the Arithmeticians; Pressed into the ...
... Chapter LI."The Hebdomadarii; System of the Arithmeticians; Pressed into the Service
of Heresy; Instances Of, in Simon and Valentinus; The Nature of the ...
/.../the refutation of all heresies/chapter li the hebdomadarii system of.htm

'Constrained by the Word'
... XIII TO END 'CONSTRAINED BY THE WORD'. 'And when Silas and Timotheus were come from
Macedonia, Paul was pressed in the spirit, and testified.'"Acts 18:5. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture the acts/constrained by the word.htm

The Touch of Faith
... expectant. The ruler's house was not far distant, but Jesus and His companions
advanced slowly, for the crowd pressed Him on every side. ...
// desire of ages/chapter 36 the touch of.htm

An Admirable Exhortation of S. Paul to the Ecstatic and Superhuman ...
... [347] Yes, Theotimus, nothing so much presses man's heart as love; if a man know
that he is beloved, be it by whom it may, he is pressed to love in his turn. ...
/.../francis/treatise on the love of god/chapter viii an admirable exhortation.htm

2 Cor. Iv. 8, 9
... Homily IX. 2 Cor. iv. 8, 9. 2 1 Corinthians 4:8, 9 We are pressed on every side,
yet not straitened; perplexed, yet not unto despair; pursued, yet not forsaken. ...
/.../homilies on the epistles of paul to the corinthians/homily ix 2 cor iv.htm

The Stichera of the Last Kiss.
... They stand upon another shore. Let us say, around him pressed,. Grant him, LORD,
eternal rest! ... Amidst the dead to lie alone. Let us say, around him pressed,. ...
/.../neale/hymns of the eastern church/the stichera of the last.htm

Pressed (65 Occurrences)
... Multi-Version Concordance Pressed (65 Occurrences). ... Mark 3:10 For he had healed many,
so that as many as had diseases pressed on him that they might touch him. ...
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Press (57 Occurrences)
... press the ground with the feet when we walk; we press the couch on which we repose;
we press substances with the hands, fingers, or arms; we are pressed in a ...
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Insomuch (24 Occurrences)
... (KJV ASV). Mark 3:10 For he had healed many; insomuch that they pressed upon
him for to touch him, as many as had plagues. (KJV ASV). ...
/i/insomuch.htm - 13k

Flagon (4 Occurrences)
... 2:5; Hosea 3:1), meaning properly "a cake of pressed raisins." "Flagons of wine"
of the Authorized Version should be, as in the Revised Version, "cakes of ...
/f/flagon.htm - 10k

... accession he collected a large army and marched against Jerusalem, accompanied by
Lysias, for the relief of a Syrian garrison that was hard pressed by Judas ...
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Pressure (10 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) The act of pressing, or the condition of being
pressed; compression; a squeezing; a crushing; as, a pressure of the hand. ...
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Pressing (16 Occurrences)
... Mark 5:24 He went with him, and a great multitude followed him, and they pressed
upon him on all sides. ... But as he went, the multitudes pressed against him. ...
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Finally (29 Occurrences)
... Acts 27:20 When neither sun nor stars shone on us for many days, and no small storm
pressed on us, all hope that we would be saved was now taken away. ...
/f/finally.htm - 14k

Crushed (199 Occurrences)
... (BBE). Luke 8:42 for he had an only daughter, about twelve years of age, and she
was dying. But as he went, the multitudes pressed against him. (See NIV). ...
/c/crushed.htm - 37k

Cheese (3 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary. 1. (n.) The curd of milk, coagulated usually with rennet,
separated from the whey, and pressed into a solid mass in a hoop or mold. ...
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Pressed (65 Occurrences)

Matthew 4:24
and his fame went forth to all Syria, and they brought to him all having ailments, pressed with manifold sicknesses and pains, and demoniacs, and lunatics, and paralytics, and he healed them.

Matthew 27:32
And coming forth, they found a man, a Cyrenian, by name Simon: him they impressed that he might bear his cross;
(Root in YLT NAS)

Mark 3:10
For he had healed many, so that as many as had diseases pressed on him that they might touch him.

Mark 5:24
He went with him, and a great multitude followed him, and they pressed upon him on all sides.

Mark 15:21
And they impress a certain one passing by -- Simon, a Cyrenian, coming from the field, the father of Alexander and Rufus -- that he may bear his cross,
(See NAS)

Luke 4:38
And having risen out of the synagogue, he entered into the house of Simon, and the mother-in-law of Simon was pressed with a great fever, and they did ask him about her,

Luke 5:1
Now it happened, while the multitude pressed on him and heard the word of God, that he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret.

Luke 6:38
"Give, and it will be given to you: good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and running over, will be given to you. For with the same measure you measure it will be measured back to you."

Luke 8:37
And the whole multitude of the region of the Gadarenes round about asked him to go away from them, because with great fear they were pressed, and he having entered into the boat, did turn back.

Luke 8:42
for he had an only daughter, about twelve years of age, and she was dying. But as he went, the multitudes pressed against him.

Luke 12:50
but I have a baptism to be baptized with, and how am I pressed till it may be completed!

Luke 24:29
But they pressed Him to remain with them. "Because," said they, "it is getting towards evening, and the day is nearly over." So He went in to stay with them.

John 1:22
So they pressed the question. "Who are you?" they said--"that we may take an answer to those who sent us. What account do you give of yourself?"

John 16:30
Now we know that you have all knowledge, and do not need to be pressed with questions. Through this we believe that you came from God."

Acts 18:5
And when Silas and Timotheus were come from Macedonia, Paul was pressed in the spirit, and testified to the Jews that Jesus was Christ.

Acts 21:36
for the whole mass of the people pressed on in the rear, shouting, "Away with him!"

Acts 27:20
When neither sun nor stars shone on us for many days, and no small storm pressed on us, all hope that we would be saved was now taken away.

Acts 28:8
and it came to pass, the father of Publius with feverish heats and dysentery pressed, was laid, unto whom Paul having entered, and having prayed, having laid 'his' hands on him, healed him;

2 Corinthians 1:8
For we would not, brethren, have you ignorant of our trouble which came to us in Asia, that we were pressed out of measure, above strength, insomuch that we despaired even of life:

2 Corinthians 4:8
We are pressed on every side, yet not crushed; perplexed, yet not to despair;

2 Corinthians 8:13
I do not urge you to give in order that others may have relief while you are unduly pressed,

2 Corinthians 10:14
For there is no undue stretch of authority on our part, as though it did not extend to you. We pressed on even to Corinth, and were the first to proclaim to you the Good News of the Christ.

Philippians 1:23
But I am pressed by both, having the desire for departure and being with Christ, for it is very much better,

Genesis 19:3
And he pressed upon them greatly; and they turned in unto him, and entered into his house; and he made them a feast, and did bake unleavened bread, and they did eat.

Genesis 19:9
They said, "Stand back!" Then they said, "This one fellow came in to live as a foreigner, and he appoints himself a judge. Now will we deal worse with you, than with them!" They pressed hard on the man Lot, and drew near to break the door.

Genesis 40:11
Pharaoh's cup was in my hand; and I took the grapes, and pressed them into Pharaoh's cup, and I gave the cup into Pharaoh's hand."

Exodus 5:13
The taskmasters were urgent saying, "Fulfill your work quota daily, as when there was straw!"
(See NAS)

Exodus 27:20
"You shall command the children of Israel, that they bring to you pure olive oil beaten for the light, to cause a lamp to burn continually.
(See NIV)

Exodus 29:40
and with the one lamb a tenth part of an ephah of fine flour mixed with the fourth part of a hin of beaten oil, and the fourth part of a hin of wine for a drink offering.
(See NIV)

Leviticus 1:15
And the priest shall bring it near to the altar and pinch off its head and burn it on the altar; and its blood shall be pressed out at the side of the altar.

Leviticus 24:2
"Command the children of Israel, that they bring to you pure olive oil beaten for the light, to cause a lamp to burn continually.
(See NIV)

Numbers 6:4
All the days of his separation shall he eat nothing that is made of the grape-vine, from the kernels even to the husk.
(See JPS)

Numbers 22:25
And the ass saw the Angel of Jehovah, and she pressed herself against the wall, and crushed Balaam's foot against the wall; and he smote her again.

Numbers 28:5
and a tenth of the ephah of flour for a present, mixed with beaten oil, a fourth of the hin;
(See NIV)

Judges 1:28
It happened, when Israel had grown strong, that they put the Canaanites to forced labor, and did not utterly drive them out.
(See NIV)

Judges 1:34
The Amorites pressed the Danites back into the hill country, for they did not allow them to come down to the plain;

Judges 1:35
But the Amorites were resolved to dwell in Harheres, in Aijalon, and in Shaalbim; yet the hand of the house of Joseph prevailed, so that they became tributary.
(See NIV)

Judges 4:24
And the hand of the children of Israel prevailed more and more against Jabin the king of Canaan, until they had destroyed Jabin king of Canaan.
(See NAS)

Judges 6:38
It was so; for he rose up early on the next day, and pressed the fleece together, and wrung the dew out of the fleece, a bowl full of water.

Judges 9:45
Abimelech fought against the city all that day; and he took the city, and killed the people who were therein: and he beat down the city, and sowed it with salt.
(See NIV)

Judges 14:17
She wept before him the seven days, while their feast lasted: and it happened on the seventh day, that he told her, because she pressed him sore; and she told the riddle to the children of her people.

Judges 16:16
It happened, when she pressed him daily with her words, and urged him, that his soul was troubled to death.

1 Samuel 13:6
And the men of Israel have seen that they are distressed, that the people hath been oppressed, and the people hide themselves in caves, and in thickets, and in rocks, and in high places, and in pits.

1 Samuel 25:18
And Abigail hasteth, and taketh two hundred loaves, and two bottles of wine, and five sheep, prepared, and five measures of roasted corn, and a hundred bunches of raisins, and two hundred bunches of figs, and setteth 'them' on the asses.
(See NIV)

1 Samuel 30:12
They gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins. when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him; for he had eaten no bread, nor drunk any water, three days and three nights.
(See NIV)

1 Samuel 31:2
The Philistines followed hard on Saul and on his sons; and the Philistines killed Jonathan, and Abinadab, and Malchishua, the sons of Saul.
(See NIV)

1 Samuel 31:3
The battle went sore against Saul, and the archers overtook him; and he was greatly distressed by reason of the archers.
(See RSV)

2 Samuel 1:6
And the young man that told him said, As I happened by chance upon mount Gilboa, behold, Saul was leaning upon his spear; and, lo, the chariots and the horsemen followed hard after him.
(See JPS)

2 Samuel 11:23
And the messenger said unto David: 'The men prevailed against us, and came out unto us into the field, and we were upon them even unto the entrance of the gate.
(See NAS)

2 Samuel 13:25
The king said to Absalom, "No, my son, let us not all go, lest we be burdensome to you." He pressed him; however he would not go, but blessed him.

2 Samuel 13:27
But Absalom pressed him, and he let Amnon and all the king's sons go with him.

1 Kings 5:11
Solomon gave Hiram twenty thousand measures of wheat for food to his household, and twenty measures of pure oil. Solomon gave this to Hiram year by year.
(See NIV)

2 Kings 2:17
And they pressed him till he was ashamed, and he said, Send. They sent therefore fifty men, and they sought three days, but did not find him.

1 Chronicles 10:2
The Philistines followed hard after Saul and after his sons; and the Philistines killed Jonathan, and Abinadab, and Malchishua, the sons of Saul.
(See NIV)

1 Chronicles 10:3
The battle went sore against Saul, and the archers overtook him; and he was distressed by reason of the archers.
(See RSV)

Esther 8:14
So the couriers who rode on royal horses went out, hastened and pressed on by the king's commandment. The decree was given out in the citadel of Susa.

Psalms 38:2
For your arrows have pierced me, your hand presses hard on me.
(See NAS)

Isaiah 1:6
From the sole of the foot even unto the head there is no soundness in it; but wounds, and bruises, and fresh stripes: they have not been closed, neither bound up, neither mollified with oil.

Isaiah 8:21
And they shall pass through it, hard pressed and hungry; and it shall come to pass when they are hungry, they will fret themselves, and curse their king and their God, and will gaze upward:

Jeremiah 17:16
As for me, I have not hurried from being a shepherd after you; neither have I desired the woeful day; you know: that which came out of my lips was before your face.
(See RSV)

Ezekiel 23:3
and they played the prostitute in Egypt; they played the prostitute in their youth; there were their breasts pressed, and there was handled the bosom of their virginity.

Ezekiel 23:21
Thus you called to memory the lewdness of your youth, in the handling of your bosom by the Egyptians for the breasts of your youth.
(See RSV)

Amos 2:13
Behold, I am pressed under you, as a cart is pressed that is full of sheaves.

Zechariah 10:11
And He hath passed over through the sea, And hath pressed and smitten billows in the sea, And dried up have been all depths of a flood, And brought down hath been the excellency of Asshur, And the rod of Egypt doth turn aside.

Zechariah 12:3
And it hath come to pass, in that day, I make Jerusalem a burdensome stone to all the peoples, All loading it are completely pressed down, And gathered against it have been all nations of the earth.



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