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Another word for enjoin

  1. To give orders to

      1. To give a detailed account of; narrate:
      2. To give instructions to; direct:
      3. To request; direct; order; command
      1. To give a command or instruction for:
      2. To instruct to do something; give an order to; command
      3. To request to be supplied with:
      1. To order or direct
      2. To teach or direct; to give instructions.
      3. To give facts or information to on a particular matter; inform or guide
      1. To give guidance and instruction to (actors or musicians, for example) in the rehearsal and performance of a work.
      2. To give an order to; command:
      3. To order or command with authority
      1. To deserve and receive as due; exact:
      2. To deserve and get; require as due, proper, or becoming
      3. To give an order or orders to; direct with authority
      1. To excite; rouse:
      2. To give instructions to or command authoritatively
      3. To direct or put (a weapon) into position for use; level or direct.
      1. To command, ask, or tell
      2. (Card Games) To state (the number of tricks or points one proposes to take and, in bridge, whether one proposes to play the hand with a specified suit as trump or with no suit as trump) in an effort to win the right to name trump
      3. To issue a command to; direct:
  2. To refuse to allow

      1. To put under taboo
      2. To prohibit or forbid because of tradition, convention, etc.
      3. To exclude from use, approach, or mention; place under taboo.
      1. To prohibit; forbid:
      2. To denounce or forbid the practice, use, etc. of; interdict
      3. In ancient Rome, to publish the name of (a person) condemned to death, banishment, etc.
      1. To prevent; preclude:
      2. To refuse to permit; forbid by law or by an order
      3. To forbid by authority:
      1. In the U.S., to remove the legal force of (contracts, etc.)
      2. To declare unlawful or illegal
      3. To bar, or ban
      1. To confront and halt the activities, advance, or entry of:
      2. To prohibit (an action) or prohibit the use of (a thing); forbid with authority
      3. (R.C.Ch.) To exclude (a person, parish, etc.) from certain acts, sacraments, or privileges
      1. (--- Psychology) To suppress or restrain (behavior, an impulse, or a desire) consciously or unconsciously.
      2. (--- Biology) To decrease, limit, or block the action or function of (an enzyme or organ, for example).
      3. (Eccles.) To prohibit; forbid
      1. To command to stay away from; exclude or bar from
      2. To command against the doing or use of (something); prohibit:
      3. To have the effect of preventing; preclude:
      1. To reject as invalid, untrue, or improper.
      2. To refuse to allow; reject as untrue, invalid, or illegal
      1. To exclude or shut out; bar.
      2. To keep (a person) from some right or privilege; exclude; bar
      3. To prevent, hinder, or prohibit
      1. To prohibit, as by official order, from doing, using, appearing, happening, etc.; forbid; censor
      2. (South African) Under the former system of apartheid, to deprive (a person suspected of illegal activity) of the right of free movement and association with others.
      3. To prohibit (an action) or forbid the use of (something), especially by official decree:
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Another word for enjoin

      1. To forbid by authority:
      2. To prevent; preclude:
      3. To refuse to permit; forbid by law or by an order
      1. To present a forceful argument, claim, or case.
      2. To advocate earnestly the doing, consideration, or approval of; press for:
      3. To move or impel to action, effort, or speed; spur.
      1. To record as a debt against a person's name or account
      2. To excite; rouse:
      3. To direct or put (a weapon) into position for use; level or direct.
      1. To put or keep in order; organize; arrange
      2. To give an order or orders; request that something be done or supplied.
      3. To request to be supplied with: