Original Word: [rg (verb)
Strong's Definition: a primitive root; to scrape off; by implication, to shave, remove, lessen, withhold
Translated As: abate, clip, (di-)minish, do (take) away, keep back, restrain, make small, withdraw.
IPD Definition:
  1. to diminish, restrain, withdraw, abate, keep back, do away, take from, clip
    1. (Qal)
      1. to diminish
      2. to restrain
      3. to withdraw
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be withdrawn
      2. to be restrained
    3. (Piel) to withdraw, draw up
Transliteration: gara`
Phonetics: gaw-rah'