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Origin of injunction
OTHER WORDS FROM injunctionin·junc·tive, adjectivein·junc·tive·ly, adverb
Words nearby injunction
Example sentences from the Web for injunction
Federal District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers heard arguments this morning regarding Epic's request for a temporary injunction in its case against Apple.Apple v. Epic hearing previews a long, hard-fought trial to come|Kyle Orland|September 28, 2020|Ars Technica
Separately, pending further review, a federal appeals court on Sunday stayed a lower court’s injunction that would allow mail ballots in Wisconsin to count if postmarked by Election Day and received up to six days later.Courts view GOP fraud claims skeptically as Democrats score key legal victories over mail voting|Elise Viebeck|September 28, 2020|Washington Post
The judge refused to grant an injunction against a November deadline for a sale.TikTok will not be banned at midnight, judge rules|Claire Zillman, reporter|September 28, 2020|Fortune
In granting the preliminary injunction, the judge said the plaintiffs were likely to succeed at a trial.Census must continue for another month, judge says|Verne Kopytoff|September 25, 2020|Fortune
“I will issue a preliminary injunction essentially in the form presented by the states,” Bastian said in court.Federal judge issues temporary injunction against USPS operational changes amid concerns about mail slowdowns|Elise Viebeck, Jacob Bogage|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
They prevailed last August, obtaining—follow me here—an injunction prohibiting the enforcement of those provisions.
The injunction, she argued, only applies to these four plaintiffs—not to anyone else.
It is, after all, only reviewing a decline of a stay of an injunction to stop withholding licenses.
The Hippocratic injunction to “first, do no harm,” should be scrupulously respected.The U.S.’s ‘Yadda, Yadda, Yadda’ Doctrine for Syria|Jeremy Shapiro|September 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There is the constant use of the Quranic injunction: “To kill one innocent person is like killing a civilization.”
The injunction was then laid upon us not to refrain from doing, but to do.Character and Conduct|Various
I did wrong in slighting your injunction, and suffering Lilian to do so.A Strange Story, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
While Secretary Herbert, who sat nearest to the door, sprang to obey her injunction, the Queen resumed.Hildebrand|Anonymous
And well the boy carried out his father's injunction in afterlife.Lives of Poor Boys Who Became Famous|Sarah K. Bolton
There is a profound philosophy in this injunction, "Talk gently," and act quietly.Right Living as a Fine Art|Newell Dwight Hillis
British Dictionary definitions for injunction
Derived forms of injunctioninjunctive, adjectiveinjunctively, adverb
Word Origin for injunction
Cultural definitions for injunction
A court order that either compels or restrains an act by an individual, organization, or government official. In labor–management relations, injunctions have been used to prevent workers from going on strike.