verb (used with object), ad·jured, ad·jur·ing.
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Origin of adjure
OTHER WORDS FROM adjuread·jur·a·to·ry [uh-joor-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee], /əˈdʒʊər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjectivead·jur·er, ad·ju·ror, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH adjureabjure, adjure
Words nearby adjure
Example sentences from the Web for adjure
With courage or common sense, or both, governors and state legislatures can adjure measures like the Arizona bill.How ‘Religious Freedom’ Is Hurting Everyone’s Freedom|Robert Shrum|March 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I adjure you, by all which a man of honour holds most sacred, to quit England the moment your health will allow you to sail.Leonora|Maria Edgeworth
I adjure you, in the name of the friendship you have up to this moment shown me, to explain yourself clearly.The Sword of Honor, volumes 1 & 2|Eugne Sue
And instead of Columbus, a honey-fed spirit of dream should stand in his prow and adjure him to sail on, to dreamland.The Crow's Nest|Clarence Day, Jr.
I adjure you for the last time; will you name the three cards?
I adjure you, solemnly, to omit nothing that you can remember of them.