1) to take away that which surrounds or envelopes a thing
2) metaphorically to take away altogether or entirely
2a) the guilt of sin, to expiate perfectly
Part of Speech: verb
From G4012 and G138 (including its alternate); to remove all around, that is, unveil, cast off (anchor); figuratively to expiate: - take away (up).
|c do away with||13.38|
|a take from around||15.204|
|b lift anchor||54.24|
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
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