kataponeó: to wear downOriginal Word: καταπονέωPart of Speech:
I exhaust by labor or suffering, wear out, overpower, oppress.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to wear downNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 2669: καταπονέωκαταπονέω
: present passive participle καταπονουμενος
; properly, to tire down with toil, exhaust with labor
; hence, to afflict or oppress with evils; to make trouble for; to treat roughly
, in passive, Acts 7:24
; 2 Peter 2:7
(R. V. sore distressed
). (3Macc. 2:2, 13; Hippocrates
From kata and a derivative of ponos; to labor down, i.e. Wear with toil (figuratively, harass) -- oppress, vex.
see GREEK kata
see GREEK ponos