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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Earnest command.

Usage examples (37)
  • The general spoke to his troops with adjuration.
  • Noun : an adjuration for all citizens of the beleaguered city to take shelter
  • As to the second kind of adjuration, which is by compulsion, we may lawfully use it for some purposes, and not for others.
  • But superiors may bind their inferiors by this kind of adjuration, if there be need for it. for more
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