What does adjure mean?

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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


  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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  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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