HyperDic: adjure

English > 2 senses of the word adjure:
VERBcommunicationadjure, bid, beseech, entreat, press, conjureask for or request earnestly
communicationadjurecommand solemnly
English > adjure: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningask for or request earnestly.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE
Synonymsbid, beseech, entreat, press, conjure
Broaderpleadappeal or request earnestly
Spanishadjurar, conjurar, implorar, requerir, rogar, suplicar
Catalanimplorar, instar
Adjectivesadjuratoryearnestly or solemnly entreating
Nounsadjurationa solemn and earnest appeal to someone to do something
English > adjure: 2 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningcommand solemnly.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE
Broadercharge, saddle, burdenimpose a task upon, assign a responsibility to
Spanishconjurar, ordenar
Adjectivesadjuratorycontaining a solemn charge or command
Nounsadjurationa solemn and earnest appeal to someone to do something

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