Word Summary
loidoreō: to abuse, revile
Original Word: λοιδορέω
Transliteration: loidoreō
Phonetic Spelling: (loy-dor-eh'-o)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to abuse, revile
Meaning: to abuse, revile
Strong's Concordance

From loidoros; to reproach, i.e. Vilify -- revile.

see GREEK loidoros

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3058: λοιδορέω

λοιδορέω, λοιδόρω; 1 aorist ἐλοιδόρησα; present passive participle λοιδορούμενος; (λοίδορος); to reproach, rail at, revile, heap abuse upon: τινα, John 9:28; Acts 23:4; passive, 1 Corinthians 4:12; 1 Peter 2:23. (From Pindar and Aeschylus down; the Sept. several times for רִיב.) (Compare: ἀντιλοιδορέω.)