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enjoin

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈdʒɔɪn/ us  
formal to tell someone to do something or to behave in a particular way: [+ to infinitive] We were all enjoined to be on our best behaviour. He enjoined (= suggested) caution. US specialized law to legally force someone to do something or stop doing something
Translations of “enjoin”
in Chinese (Traditional) 囑咐, 吩咐, 依法強制(或禁止)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嘱咐, 吩咐, 依法强制(或禁止)…
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