enjoinder

[ en-join-der ]
/ ɛnˈdʒɔɪn dər /

noun

a prohibition by injunction.
an emphatic directive or order.

Nearby words

  1. enigmatize,
  2. enisle,
  3. eniwetok,
  4. enjambment,
  5. enjoin,
  6. enjoy,
  7. enjoyable,
  8. enjoyment,
  9. enkephalin,
  10. enkephalinergic

Origin of enjoinder

1890–95; from enjoin, after rejoinder

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