adjuration definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a solemn charge or command
- an earnest entreaty
Origin: Classical Latin adjuratio, a swearing to ; from past participle of adjurare, adjure
adjuration definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An earnest, solemn appeal.
- ad·jurˈa·toˌry adjective