Bill Mounce

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-, -, -, πεφυσίωμαι, ἐφυσιώθην
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to puff up, inflate; (pass.) to be proud, arrogant
to inflate puff up;, met. to inflate with pride and vanity, 1 Cor. 8:1; pass. to be inflated with pride, to be proud, vain, arrogant, 1 Cor. 4:6, 18, 19; 5:2; 13:4; Col. 2:18*

Greek-English Concordance for φυσιόω

1 Corinthians 4:6 I have applied all this to myself and Apollos for your benefit, brothers, that you may learn by us not to go beyond what is written, that none of you (physiousthe | φυσιοῦσθε | pres pass ind 2 pl) may (physiousthe | φυσιοῦσθε | pres pass ind 2 pl) be (physiousthe | φυσιοῦσθε | pres pass ind 2 pl) puffed (physiousthe | φυσιοῦσθε | pres pass ind 2 pl) up (physiousthe | φυσιοῦσθε | pres pass ind 2 pl) in favor of one against another.
1 Corinthians 4:18 Some have (ephysiōthēsan | ἐφυσιώθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) become (ephysiōthēsan | ἐφυσιώθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) arrogant (ephysiōthēsan | ἐφυσιώθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl), as though I were not coming to you.
1 Corinthians 4:19 But I will come to you soon, if the Lord wills, and I will find out not the speech of these arrogant (pephysiōmenōn | πεφυσιωμένων | perf pass ptcp gen pl masc) people but their power.
1 Corinthians 5:2 And you are arrogant! (pephysiōmenoi | πεφυσιωμένοι | perf pass ptcp nom pl masc) Ought you not rather to have mourned, so that the man who did this deed would be removed from your midst?
1 Corinthians 8:1 Now concerning food sacrificed to idols: we know that “we all have knowledge.” Knowledge puffs up (physioi | φυσιοῖ | pres act ind 3 sg), but love builds up.
1 Corinthians 13:4 Love is patient, love is kind, it does not envy. Love does not brag, it (physioutai | φυσιοῦται | pres pass ind 3 sg) is (physioutai | φυσιοῦται | pres pass ind 3 sg) not arrogant (physioutai | φυσιοῦται | pres pass ind 3 sg),
Colossians 2:18 Let no one rob you of your prize, insisting on self-abasement and the worship of angels, taking his stand on visions, puffed up with empty notions (physioumenos | φυσιούμενος | pres pass ptcp nom sg masc) by his earthly way of thinking.