Job 32 :20

Job 32 :20 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

I will speak, that I may be refreshed: I will open my lips and answer.

American King James Version (AKJV)

I will speak, that I may be refreshed: I will open my lips and answer.

American Standard Version (ASV)

I will speak, that I may be refreshed; I will open my lips and answer.

Basic English Translation (BBE)

Let me say what is in my mind, so that I may get comfort; let me give answer with open mouth.

Webster's Revision

I will speak, that I may be refreshed: I will open my lips and answer.

World English Bible

I will speak, that I may be refreshed. I will open my lips and answer.

English Revised Version (ERV)

I will speak, that I may be refreshed; I will open my lips and answer.

Definitions for Job 32 :20

Clarke's Commentary on Job 32 :20

I will open my lips and answer - In the preceding verse Elihu compares himself to a skin-bottle, in which the wine was in a state of fermentation, and the bottle ready to burst for want of vent. He carries on the metaphor in this verse: the bottle must be opened to save it from bursting; I will Open my mouth.

Barnes's Commentary on Job 32 :20

I will speak, that I may be refreshed - Margin, "breathe." The meaning is, that he would then have room to breathe again; he would feel relieved.

Wesley's Commentary on Job 32 :20

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