1) a noose, slip-knot, by which any person or thing is caught, or fastened, or suspended
2) to throw a noose upon one, a figure borrowed from war or the chase so that by craft or by force one is bound to some necessity, to constrain him to obey some command
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Of uncertain derivation; a noose: - snare.
|(βρόχον ἐπιβάλλω) impose restrictions||37.2|
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