Verb · A primitive root

A primitive root; to stretch or spread out; by implication, to bend away (including moral deflection); used in a great variety of application (as follows):— afternoon, apply, bow (down, -ing), carry aside, decline, deliver, extend, go down, be gone, incline, intend, lay, let down, offer, outstretched, overthrown, pervert, pitch, prolong, put away, shew, spread (out), stretch (forth, out), take (aside), turn (aside, away), wrest, cause to yield.


  1. to stretch out, extend, spread out, pitch, turn, pervert, incline, bend, bow
    1. (Qal)
      1. to stretch out, extend, stretch, offer
      2. to spread out, pitch (tent)
      3. to bend, turn, incline
        1. to turn aside, incline, decline, bend down
        2. to bend, bow
        3. to hold out, extend (fig.)
    2. (Niphal) to be stretched out
    3. (Hiphil)
      1. to stretch out
      2. to spread out
      3. to turn, incline, influence, bend down, hold out, extend, thrust aside, thrust away

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