What does adjure mean?

Definitions for adjure
əˈdʒʊərad·jure

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word adjure.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bid, beseech, entreat, adjure, press, conjure(verb)

    ask for or request earnestly

    "The prophet bid all people to become good persons"

  2. adjure(verb)

    command solemnly

Wiktionary

  1. adjure(Verb)

    To issue a formal command, especially in a legal context.

    Someone adjured the editor to cease posting silly articles.

  2. adjure(Verb)

    To earnestly appeal or advise.

    Party members are adjured to promote awareness of this problem.

  3. Origin: From adiuro, from ad-' + iuro.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adjure(verb)

    to charge, bind, or command, solemnly, as if under oath, or under the penalty of a curse; to appeal to in the most solemn or impressive manner; to entreat earnestly

  2. Origin: [L. adjurare, adjurdium, to swear to; later, to adjure: cf. F. adjurer. See Jury.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Adjure

    ad-jōōr′, v.t. to charge on oath or solemnly: to cause to swear (B. and Milton). [L.—ad, to, jurāre, -ātum, to swear.]

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How to say adjure in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adjure in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adjure in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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