5 occurrences in 31 translations

'Refrain From' in the Bible

If a word were essayed to thee, wouldest thou be grieved? But who can refrain from speaking?

"Refrain from talking with me so that I may speak; then let come to me what may.

"But if I speak, my pain isn't assuaged; if I refrain from speaking, what do I have to lose?"

The princes would refrain from talking and lay their hand on their mouth;

They abhor me, they stand aloof from me, and do not refrain from spitting in my face or at the sight of me.

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