New International Version
They were unable to trap him in what he had said there in public. And astonished by his answer, they became silent.
King James Bible
And they could not take hold of his words before the people: and they marvelled at his answer, and held their peace.
Darby Bible Translation
And they were not able to take hold of him in [his] expressions before the people, and, wondering at his answer, they were silent.
World English Bible
They weren't able to trap him in his words before the people. They marveled at his answer, and were silent.
Young's Literal Translation
and they were not able to take hold on his saying before the people, and having wondered at his answer, they were silent.
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and they marvelled.
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'Whose image and superscription hath it?'--Luke xx. 24. It is no unusual thing for antagonists to join forces in order to crush a third person obnoxious to both. So in this incident we have an unnatural alliance of the two parties in Jewish politics who were at daggers drawn. The representatives of the narrow conservative Judaism, which loathed a foreign yoke, in the person of the Pharisees and Scribes, and the Herodians, the partisans of a foreigner and a usurper, lay their heads together to propose …
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At this, the administrators and the satraps tried to find grounds for charges against Daniel in his conduct of government affairs, but they were unable to do so. They could find no corruption in him, because he was trustworthy and neither corrupt nor negligent.
When Jesus heard this, he was amazed and said to those following him, "Truly I tell you, I have not found anyone in Israel with such great faith.
waiting to catch him in something he might say.
Keeping a close watch on him, they sent spies, who pretended to be sincere. They hoped to catch Jesus in something he said, so that they might hand him over to the power and authority of the governor.
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