Strong's Greek dictionary

Strong's # 4811
συκοφαντέω (sykophantéō)
+ Etymology:from a compound of 4810 and a derivative of 5316;
- Definition: to be a fig-informer (reporter of the law forbidding the exportation of figs from Greece), "sycophant", i.e. (genitive and by extension) to defraud (exact unlawfully, extort)
+ KJV usage::--accuse falsely, take by false accusation.

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