verb (used with object)
to prescribe (a course of action) with authority or emphasis: The doctor enjoined a strict diet.
to direct or order to do something: He was enjoined to live more frugally.
Law. to prohibit or restrain by an injunction.

1175–1225; Middle English enjoi(g)nen < Old French enjoindre < Latin injungere to fasten to, bring upon. See in-2, join

enjoiner, noun
enjoinment, noun
reenjoin, verb (used with object)
unenjoined, adjective

2. charge, bid, command, require. 3. proscribe, interdict, ban.
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enjoin (ɪnˈdʒɔɪn)
1.  to order (someone) to do (something); urge strongly; command
2.  to impose or prescribe (a condition, mode of behaviour, etc)
3.  law to require (a person) to do or refrain from doing (some act), esp by issuing an injunction
[C13: from Old French enjoindre, from Latin injungere to fasten to, from in-² + jungere to join]

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Word Origin & History

early 13c., from O.Fr. enjoindre, from L. injungere "to attack, impose," from in- "on" + jungere "to join" (see jugular). Related: Enjoined.
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Example sentences
The plaintiffs did not ask for a restraining order or an injunction to enjoin
  the trustee's sale.
We vacate the judgment of the district court because it lacked jurisdiction to
  enjoin the arbitration.
The debtor's principal sought to enjoin prosecution of the existing warrants
  and to enjoin swearing out of future warrants.
It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by
  another party.
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