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adjure
used in
Great Expectations
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adjure
Used in
Great Expectations
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  • I called to Herbert and Startop to keep before the tide, that she might see us lying by for her, and I adjured Provis to sit quite still, wrapped in his cloak.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • óJoseph!" said Mr. Pumblechook, in the way of a compassionate adjuration.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: I adjure you
as in: I adjure all allegiance
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