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English verb: adjure

1. adjure (communication) ask for or request earnestly

SamplesThe prophet bid all people to become good persons.

Synonymsbeseech, bid, conjure, entreat, press

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE

Broader (hypernym)plead

2. adjure (communication) command solemnly

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE

Broader (hypernym)burden, charge, saddle

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