Strong's Number 3973

pauo {pow'-o}
Word Origin:
a root verb ("pause")
Part of Speech:
Usage in the KJV:
cease 12, leave 2, refrain 1

Total: 15
  1. to make to cease or desist
  2. to restrain a thing or person from something
  3. to cease, to leave off
  4. have got release from sin
    1. no longer stirred by its incitements and seductions