G4761 στρεβλόω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
στρεβλόω
to twist
Dodson:
στρεβλόω
I rack, pervert, twist
I twist, torture; met: I twist or pervert language.
Strong's:
στρεβλόω
to wrench, i.e. (specially), to torture (by the rack), but only figuratively, to pervert
Derivation: from a derivative of G4762;

KJV Usage: wrest.

G4762
Thayer:
1) to twist, turn awry
2) to torture, put to the rack
3) metaph. to pervert, of one who wrests or tortures language in a false sense


στρεβλόω
strebloō
streb-lo'-o
From a derivative of G4762; to wrench, that is, (specifically) to torture (by the rack), but only figuratively to pervert

KJV Usage: wrest.


View how G4761 στρεβλόω is used in the Bible

One occurence of G4761 στρεβλόω

2 Peter 3:16

Corresponding Hebrew Words

strebloo H6617 patal hithpa.