Simple Definition of injunction
law : an order from a court of law that says something must be done or must not be done
Examples of injunction
The group has obtained an injunction to prevent the demolition of the building.
<in the cult there were injunctions for and against everything, as nothing was a matter of personal choice>
Origin of injunction
Middle English injunccion, from Anglo-French & Late Latin; Anglo-French enjunxion, from Late Latin injunction-, injunctio, from Latin injungere to enjoin — more at enjoin
First Known Use: 15th century
Rhymes with injunction
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Definition of injunction
: a court order commanding or forbidding the doing of some act
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