Your tongue plots destruction; it is like a sharpened razor, you who practise deceit.
Your tongue devises destruction, Like a sharp razor, O worker of deceit.
All day long you plot destruction. Your tongue cuts like a sharp razor; you’re an expert at telling lies.
You scheme catastrophe; your tongue cuts razor-sharp, artisan in lies.
Purposing destruction, using deceit; your tongue is like a sharp blade.
you are plotting destruction. Your tongue is like a sharp razor, you worker of treachery.
Your tongue devises destruction, Like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
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|NET © Notes||
1 tn Heb “destruction your tongue devises.”
2 tn Heb “like a sharpened razor, doer of deceit.” The masculine participle עָשָׂה (’asah) is understood as a substantival vocative, addressed to the powerful man.