1) to have or hold upon, apply, to observe, attend to
1a) to give attention to
2) to hold towards, hold forth, present
3) to check
3a) delay, stop, stay
Part of Speech: verb
From G1909 and G2192; to hold upon, that is, (by implication) to retain; (by extension) to detain; (with implication of G3563) to pay attention to: - give (take) heed unto, hold forth, mark, stay.
|a be alert for||27.59|
|b hold firmly to||31.47|
|d stay on||85.59|
These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.
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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