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enjoining

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the act of ordering that something not be done or used
  • the enjoining of the use of all tobacco products by the director of the baseball camp
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enjoining

verb , present participle of enjoin

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1 to ask for (something) earnestly or with authority
  • police enjoined the community's full cooperation in getting rid of the drug dealers
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2 to issue orders to (someone) by right of authority
  • undeterred, the captain enjoined his crew to sail at full speed into the mine-filled harbor
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