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enjoinder

[ en-join-der ]
/ ɛnˈdʒɔɪn dər /
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noun
a prohibition by injunction.
an emphatic directive or order.
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Origin of enjoinder

1890–95; from enjoin, after rejoinder
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How to use enjoinder in a sentence

  • As she poured the liquid, with unsteady fingers, a partial echo of her father's impetuous enjoinder swept through her mind.

    An Ambitious Woman|Edgar Fawcett
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