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adjure
used in
A Tale of Two Cities
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adjure
Used in
A Tale of Two Cities
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  • Let that be! I adjure you, do not recall that!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • With this hurried adjuration, he cocked his blunderbuss, and stood on the offensive.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Next to her preservation of his own last grateful love and blessing, and her overcoming of her sorrow, to devote herself to their dear child, he adjured her, as they would meet in Heaven, to comfort her father.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • This touched Young Jerry on a tender place; who adjured his mother to perform her first duty, and, whatever else she did or neglected, above all things to lay especial stress on the discharge of that maternal function so affectingly and delicately indicated by his other parent.  (not reviewed by editor)

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