Synonyms of enjoin
1 orderDictionary • She enjoined me strictly not to tell anyone else.
order • Williams ordered him to leave.
charge (formal) • Jesus charged his disciples to preach the gospel.
warn • My mother warned me not to interfere.
urge • He urged restraint on the security forces.
require • She was required to take to the stage.
direct • They have been directed to give special attention to poverty.
bid • I dare say he did as he was bidden.
command • He commanded his troops to attack.
advise • I would strongly advise against it.
counsel • My advisors counselled me to do nothing.
prescribe • The judge said he was passing the sentence prescribed by law.
instruct • They have instructed solicitors to sue for compensation.
2 prohibitDictionary • the government's attempt to enjoin the publication of the book (law)
prohibit • the law which prohibits trading on Sunday
bar • They have been barred from the country since 1982.
ban • Last year arms sales were banned.
forbid • They'll forbid you to marry.
preclude • Poor English precluded them from ever finding a job.
disallow • He ruled that my testimony should be disallowed.
proscribe • They are proscribed by federal law from owning guns.
interdict • Troops could be ferried in to interdict drug shipments.
place an injunction on
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adviseIf you advise someone to do something, you tell them what you think they should do.
• I would strongly advise against it.
banTo ban something means to state officially that it must not be done, shown, or used.
• Last year arms sales were banned.
• They have been barred from the country since 1982.
Thesaurus for enjoin from the Collins English Thesaurus
to order (someone) to do (something); urge strongly; command