New International Version
"They are dismayed and have no more to say; words have failed them.
King James Bible
They were amazed, they answered no more: they left off speaking.
Darby Bible Translation
They were amazed, they answered no more; words failed them.
World English Bible
"They are amazed. They answer no more. They don't have a word to say.
Young's Literal Translation
(They have broken down, They have not answered again, They removed from themselves words.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They were amazed - Mr. Good translates: "They (the speeches) are dissipated; they no longer produce effect; the words have flirted away from them." Your words, being without proper reference and point, are scattered into thin air: there is nothing but sound in them; they are quite destitute of sense. But I prefer the words as spoken of Job's friends. They took their several parts in the controversy as long as they could hope to maintain their ground: for a considerable time they had been able to bring nothing new; at last, weary of their own repetitions, they gave up the contest.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
left off speaking. Heb. removed speeches from themselves
Library"For they that are after the Flesh do Mind,"
Rom. viii. s 5, 6.--"For they that are after the flesh do mind," &c. "For to be carnally minded is death, but to be spiritually minded is life and peace." There are many differences among men in this world, that, as to outward appearance, are great and wide, and indeed they are so eagerly pursued, and seriously minded by men, as if they were great and momentous. You see what a strife and contention there is among men, how to be extracted out of the dregs of the multitude, and set a little higher …
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning
But Job has not marshaled his words against me, and I will not answer him with your arguments.
Must I wait, now that they are silent, now that they stand there with no reply?
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