English verb: enjoin
|1.||enjoin (communication) issue an injunction|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s somebody PP|
|Broader (hypernym)||disallow, forbid, interdict, nix, prohibit, proscribe, veto|
|2.||enjoin (communication) give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority|
|Samples||I said to him to go home.|
She ordered him to do the shopping.
The mother told the child to get dressed.
|Examples||They enjoin him to write the letter|
|Synonyms||order, say, tell|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE.|
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
|Narrower (hyponym)||call, command, direct, instruct, require, send for, warn|