Word: J\\G

Pronounce: khaw-sak'

Strong: H2820

Orig: a primitive root; to restrain or (reflex.) refrain; by implication, to refuse, spare, preserve; also (by interch. with 2821) to observe:--assuage, X darken, forbear, hinder, hold back, keep (back), punish, refrain, reserve, spare, withhold. H2821

Use: TWOT-765 Verb

Grk Strong: G606 G4046 G4863 G5339

    1) to withhold, restrain, hold back, keep in check, refrain
    1a) (Qal)
    1a1) to withhold, keep back, keep for oneself, keep from, hold in check, refrain, spare, reserve
    1a2) to restrain, check
    1b) (Niphal) to assuage, be spared