1) to beat black and blue, to smite so as to cause bruises and livid spots
1a) like a boxer one buffets his body, handle it roughly, discipline by hardships
2a) to give one intolerable annoyance
2a1) beat one out, wear one out
2b) by entreaties
3) that part of the face that is under the eyes
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 8:590, 1239
From a compound of G5259 and a derivative of G3700; to hit under the eye (buffet or disable an antagonist as a pugilist), that is, (figuratively) to tease or annoy (into compliance), subdue (one's passions): - keep under, weary.
|a annoy and wear out||25.245|
|b exercise self-control||88.89|
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