Durst (etolma). Imperfect active of tolmaw, old verb, not to fear or shun through fear, boldly to take a stand. The fate of Ananias and Sapphira continued to hold many in check. Join (kollasqai). Present middle infinitive of kollaw, old verb to cleave to like glue as in Luke 15:15 which see. Seven times in Acts ( Acts 9:26 ; Acts 10:28 ; Acts 17:34 ). The outsiders (the rest) preferred, many of them, to remain outside for the present, especially the rulers. Howbeit the people (all--o lao). Probably individuals among the people, the populace as distinct from the rulers and hostile outsiders.