1) to breathe in or on
2) to inhale
2a) threatenings and slaughter were so to speak the element from which he drew his breath
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 6:452, 876
From G1722 and G4154; to inhale, that is, (figuratively) to be animated by (bent upon): - breathe.
|(ἐμπνέω ἀπειλῆς) threaten strongly||33.293|
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
From this site's dictionary (in Italian)
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