Strong's Greek dictionary

Strong's # 3868
παραιτέομαι (paraitéomai)
+ Etymology:from 3844 and the middle voice of 154;
- Definition: to beg off, i.e. deprecate, decline, shun
+ KJV usage::--avoid, (make) excuse, intreat, refuse, reject.

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