adjure

[uh-joor]
verb (used with object), adjured, adjuring.
1.
to charge, bind, or command earnestly and solemnly, often under oath or the threat of a penalty.
2.
to entreat or request earnestly or solemnly.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English < Latin adjūrāre. See ad-, jury

adjuratory [uh-joor-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] , adjective
adjurer, adjuror, noun

abjure, adjure.
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adjure (əˈdʒʊə)
 
vb
1.  to command, often by exacting an oath; charge
2.  to appeal earnestly to
 
[C14: from Latin adjūrāre to swear to, from ad- to + jūrāre to swear, from jūs oath]
 
adjuration
 
n
 
ad'juratory
 
adj
 
ad'jurer
 
n
 
ad'juror
 
n

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adjure
late 14c., from L. adjurare "confirm by oath," from ad- "to" + jurare "swear," from jus (gen. juris) "law" (see jurist).
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Shawn had adjured her to come up with some other term.
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