Definition of Adjured

1. Verb. (past of adjure) ¹



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Definition of Adjured

1. adjure [v] - See also: adjure

Lexicographical Neighbors of Adjured

adjuments
adjunct
adjunction
adjunctions
adjunctive
adjunctively
adjunctiveness
adjunctives
adjunctivity
adjunctly
adjuncts
adjuration
adjurations
adjuratory
adjure
adjured (current term)
adjurer
adjurers
adjures
adjuring
adjuror
adjurors
adjust
adjustabilities
adjustability
adjustable
adjustable articulator
adjustable spanner
adjustable spanners
adjustable wrench

Literary usage of Adjured

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Dictionary of national biography by Leslie Stephen, Sidney Lee (1893)
"... over his head without a message or an injury, which he desired God not to remember against his adversaries, and adjured all his friends to forget. ..."

2. Library Notes by Addison Peale Russell (1875)
"Herder, one of the most comprehensive thinkers and versatile authors of Germany, we are told, adjured Goethe not to take so unpromising a subject as Faust. ..."

3. The History of the Progress and Termination of the Roman Republic by Adam Ferguson (1839)
"1 He adjured Decimus Brutus, by the example of Octavius, who, though in a private station, raised armies for the state ; he adjured him by the example of ..."

4. Walter Savage Landor: A Biography by John Forster (1869)
"... because his fellow-jurymen, whom with himself his lordship had adjured to lay before him whatever they might bave heard of felony committed in the ..."

5. The Power-holding Class Versus the Public: Imaginary Dialogue of McKinley by John Henry Greene, John Henry Keene (1900)
"... except her own, and perhaps tunes her voice according to the time, as Micaiah did before Ahab, until she be adjured into her own likeness." —Milton. ..."

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