Word Summary
apōtheō: to thrust away
Original Word: ἀπωθέω
Transliteration: apōtheō
Phonetic Spelling: (ap-o-theh'-om-ahee)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to thrust away
Meaning: to thrust away
Strong's Concordance
cast away, thrust away from.

Or apothomai ap-o'-thom-ahee from apo and the middle voice of otheo or otho (to shove); to push off, figuratively, to reject -- cast away, put away (from), thrust away (from).

see GREEK apo

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 683: ἀπωθέω

ἀπωθέω, ἀπώθω: to thrust away, push away, repel; in the N. T. only the middle, present ἀπωθέομαι (ἀπωθοῦμαι); 1 aorist ἀπωσάμην (for which the better writings used ἀπεωσαμην, cf. W 90 (86); Buttmann, 69 (61)); to thrust away from oneself, to drive away from oneself, i. e. to repudiate, reject, refuse: τινα, Acts 7:27, 39; Acts 13:46; Romans 11:1; 1 Timothy 1:19. (Jeremiah 2:36 (37); Jeremiah 4:30; Jeremiah 6:19; Psalm 93:14 () and often. In Greek writings from Homer down.)