Those who flatter their neighbors are spreading nets for their feet.
Read Proverbs 29:5 Using Other Translations
A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net for his feet.
A man who flatters his neighbor spreads a net for his feet.
To flatter friends is to lay a trap for their feet.
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