1) to lie upon or over, rest upon, be laid or placed upon
1a) on the burning coals
2a) of things, of the pressure of a violent tempest
2b) of men, to press upon, to be urgent
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 3:655, 425
From G1909 and G2749; to rest upon (literally or figuratively): - impose, be instant, (be) laid (there-, up-) on, (when) lay (on), lie (on), press upon.
|b press against||19.43|
|d keep on||68.16|
|c be in force||76.17|
|a lie on||85.4|
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