|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. t.) To fatigue; to tire with repeated and exhausting efforts; to cause to endure excessive burdens or anxieties; -- sometimes followed by out.
2. (n.) Devastation; waste.
3. (n.) Worry; harassment.
Harass (14 Occurrences)
Mark 5:35 As he is yet speaking, there come from the chief of the synagogue's 'house, certain', saying -- 'Thy daughter did die, why still dost thou harass the Teacher?' (YLT)
Luke 8:49 While he is yet speaking, there doth come a certain one from the chief of the synagogue's 'house', saying to him -- 'Thy daughter hath died, harass not the Teacher;' (YLT)
Luke 18:5 at any rate because this widow annoys me I will avenge her, that she may not by perpetually coming completely harass me. (DBY)
2 Corinthians 12:7 By reason of the exceeding greatness of the revelations, that I should not be exalted excessively, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to torment me, that I should not be exalted excessively. (See RSV)
Colossians 3:21 Fathers, do not fret and harass your children, or you may make them sullen and morose. (WEY)
Numbers 25:17 "Harass the Midianites, and strike them; (WEB JPS DBY RSV)
Numbers 25:18 for they harassed you with their wiles, with which they have deceived you in the matter of Peor, and in the matter of Cozbi, the daughter of the prince of Midian, their sister, who was slain on the day of the plague in the matter of Peor." (Root in WEB JPS DBY RSV)
Numbers 33:55 "But if you do not drive out the inhabitants of the land from before you, then those you let remain of them will be as pricks in your eyes and as thorns in your sides, and they will harass you in the land in which you dwell. (WEB JPS DBY WBS)
Deuteronomy 2:9 Yahweh said to me, "Don't bother Moab, neither contend with them in battle; for I will not give you of his land for a possession; because I have given Ar to the children of Lot for a possession." (See NAS RSV NIV)
Deuteronomy 2:19 and when thou comest nigh over against the children of Ammon, vex them not, nor contend with them; for I will not give thee of the land of the children of Ammon for a possession; because I have given it unto the children of Lot for a possession. (See JPS NAS RSV NIV)
Job 13:25 Will you harass a driven leaf? Will you pursue the dry stubble? (WEB JPS ASV)
Psalms 143:12 And in thy lovingkindness cut off mine enemies, And destroy all them that afflict my soul; For I am thy servant. (See JPS)
Isaiah 7:6 Let us go up against Judah, and harass it, and make a breach therein for us, and set up a king therein the son of Tabeal; (DBY WBS)
Isaiah 11:13 The envy also of Ephraim shall depart, and they that vex Judah shall be cut off: Ephraim shall not envy Judah, and Judah shall not vex Ephraim. (See JPS NAS RSV)