Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God

ἀργέω

Search the Greek Dictionary

Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἀργέω
Greek transliteration: 
argeō
Simplified transliteration: 
argeo
Principal Parts: 
ἀργήσω, ἤργησα, ἤργηκα, ἤργημαι, ἠργήθην
Numbers
Strong's number: 
691
GK Number: 
733
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
v-1d(2a)
Gloss: 
to be idle, grow weary
Definition: 
pr. to be unemployed; to be inoperative, to linger, 2 Pet. 2:3*

Greek-English Concordance for

2 Peter 2:3 And in their greed they will exploit you with their fabricated stories. Their condemnation has (argei | ἀργεῖ | pres act ind 3 sg) not from ancient times been idle (argei | ἀργεῖ | pres act ind 3 sg), nor has their destruction been sleeping.