1) to press (as grapes), press hard upon
2) a compressed way
2a) narrow straitened, contracted
3) metaphorically to trouble, afflict, distress
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 3:139, 334
Akin to the base of G5147; to crowd (literally or figuratively): - afflict, narrow, throng, suffer tribulation, trouble.
|a crowd against||19.44|
|b cause trouble to||22.21|
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