“Then the angel of the LORD went ahead and stood in a narrow place, where there was no way to turn either to the right or to the left.”
Ahead H3254: A primitive root; to add or augment (often adverbially to continue to do a thing).
“Again he measured a thousand, and it was a river that I could not pass through, for the water had risen. It was deep enough to swim in, a river that could not be passed through.”
And stood in a narrow place,
Narrow H6862: From צָרַר H6887; narrow ; (as a noun) a tight place (usually figuratively, that is, trouble); also a pebble (as in צֹר H6864); (transitively) an opponent (as crowding): - adversary, afflicted (-tion), anguish, close, distress, enemy, flint, foe, narrow, small, sorrow, strait, tribulation, trouble. H6887: A primitive root; to cramp. H6864: From צוּר H6696; a stone (as if pressed hard or to a point); (by implication of use) a knife: - flint, sharp stone.
“Strive to enter through the narrow door. For many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able.”
“And besides all this, between us and you a great chasm has been fixed, in order that those who would pass from here to you may not be able, and none may cross from there to us.’”
Where there was no way to turn either to the right or to the left.”
Turn H5186: A primitive root; to stretch or spread out; by implication to bend away (including moral deflection).
“And the angel whom I saw standing on the sea and on the land raised his right hand to heaven and swore by him who lives forever and ever, who created heaven and what is in it, the earth and what is in it, and the sea and what is in it, that there would be no more delay,”
“Say to them, As I live, declares the Lord God, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but that the wicked turn from his way and live; turn back, turn back from your evil ways, for why will you die, O house of Israel?”