New International Version
so that their body finds food repulsive and their soul loathes the choicest meal.
King James Bible
So that his life abhorreth bread, and his soul dainty meat.
Darby Bible Translation
And his life abhorreth bread, and his soul dainty food;
World English Bible
So that his life abhors bread, and his soul dainty food.
Young's Literal Translation
And his life hath nauseated bread, And his soul desirable food.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
His life abhorreth bread - These expressions strongly and naturally point out that general nausea, or loathing which sick persons feel in almost every species of disorder.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
dainty meat. Heb. meat of desire
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For sighing has become my daily food; my groans pour out like water.
I refuse to touch it; such food makes me ill.
My heart is blighted and withered like grass; I forget to eat my food.
They loathed all food and drew near the gates of death.
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