Synonyms of 'adjure'
to appeal earnestly to someone
I begged him to come back to England with me.
They prayed for help.
The great magicians of old invoked their gods with sacrifice.
`Tell me what to do!' she implored him.
She beseeched him to cut his drinking and smoking.
They entreated the audience to stay calm.
to command someone to do something
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in the sense of beseech
to ask earnestlyShe beseeched him to cut his drinking and smoking.
in the sense of charge
to command or assignJesus charged his disciples to preach the gospel.
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