Meaning of “adjure” in the English Dictionary

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"adjure" in British English

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adjureverb [ T + to infinitive ]

uk /əˈdʒʊər/ us /əˈdʒʊr/ formal

to ask or order someone to do something:

The judge adjured him to answer truthfully.

(Definition of “adjure” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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