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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority; Issue an injunction.

Usage examples (34)
  • His gesture enjoins silence on the thousands of people who came to hear him speak.
  • I said, my bonds did me from coin enjoin,
  • "Hush!" he said, making a movement to enjoin silence.
  • I need hardly enjoin absolute secrecy upon your part. for more
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