'Barely' in the Bible
then washed his face and came out. Barely controlling himself, he ordered his staff to serve the meal.
When they looked from a distance, they could barely recognize him. They wept aloud, and each man tore his robe and threw dust into the air and on his head.
I'm a pile of skin and bones; I have barely escaped by the skin of my teeth."
If the righteous will be rewarded on the earth [with godly blessings],How much more [will] the wicked and the sinner [be repaid with punishment]!
They are barely planted, barely sown,their stem hardly takes root in the groundwhen He blows on them and they wither,and a whirlwind carries them away like stubble.
Jeremiah had just barely finished saying all the Lord had commanded him to say to all the people. All at once some of the priests, the prophets, and the people grabbed him and shouted, "You deserve to die!
So I bought her for fifteen shekels of silver and a homer of barely and a measure of wine.
Even though they said these things, they barely stopped the crowds from sacrificing to them.
After running under the shelter of a little island called Cauda, we were barely able to get control of the skiff.
For this people's minds have become stupid, and their ears can barely hear, and they have shut their eyes so that they may never see with their eyes, and listen with their ears, and understand with their heart and turn and let me heal them."'
And if the righteous are barely saved, what will become of the ungodly and sinners?
For by uttering boastful, empty words, they seduce, with fleshly desires and debauchery, people who have barely escaped from those who live in error.
- Bare (264 instances in 12 translations)
- Bare-handed (1 instance in 1 translation)
- Bared (4 instances in 5 translations)
- Barefoot (8 instances in 11 translations)