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Proverbs 17:20

    Proverbs 17:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    He that hath a froward heart findeth no good: and he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into mischief.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    He that has a fraudulent heart finds no good: and he that has a perverse tongue falls into mischief.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    He that hath a wayward heart findeth no good; And he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into mischief.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Nothing good comes to him whose heart is fixed on evil purposes: and he who has an evil tongue will come to trouble.

    Webster's Revision

    He that hath a wayward heart findeth no good; And he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into mischief.

    World English Bible

    One who has a perverse heart doesn't find prosperity, and one who has a deceitful tongue falls into trouble.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    He that hath a froward heart findeth no good: and he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into mischief.

    Definitions for Proverbs 17:20

    Froward - Perverse; deceitful; false.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 17:20

    17:20 No good - Shall not get that advantage which he expects.