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as in:  I adjure you

I adjure you.
  to appeal earnestly or command solemnly
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adjure adjuration adjures adjured
Adjure is seldom used today, but not uncommon in classic literature.
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  • I adjure you.
  • I adjured her not to leave.
    Dickens, Charles  --  A Tale Of Two Cities
  • "Once and for all," said the prisoner, "I adjure you to set me free."
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Silver Chair
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Associated words [difficulty]:   adjure [8]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Classic Literature, Religion & Spirtuality, Religion - Christianity
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