Word Summary
diaseiō: to shake violently, to intimidate
Original Word: διασείω
Transliteration: diaseiō
Phonetic Spelling: (dee-as-i'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to shake violently, to intimidate
Meaning: to shake violently, to intimidate
Strong's Concordance
intimidate, extort

From dia and seio; to shake thoroughly, i.e. (figuratively) to intimidate -- do violence to.

see GREEK dia

see GREEK seio

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1286: διασείω

διασείω: 1 aorist διεσεισα; in Greek writings from Herodotus down; to shake thoroughly; tropically, to make to tremble, to terrify (Job 4:14 for הִפְחִיר) to agitate; likeconcurio in juridical Latin, to extort from one by intimidation money or other property: τινα, Luke 3:14 (A. V. do violence to); 3Macc. 7:21; the Basilica; (Heinichen on Eusebius, h. e. 7, 30, 7).