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noun as in oath

noun as in supplication

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This strikes us now-a-days as anything but a very solemn or a very momentous form of adjuration.

Before the solemn force of Nita's frenzied adjuration, the old man started and grew ashen pale.

Then we heard the humblest entreaties, the most fervent adjuration, not to deprive the country of such superior talents.

A thrill ran through the long line of men, and Fred heard his follower utter a low, adjuration to his unwilling steed.

But fortunately for us, Burke was not content with private adjuration, or even public speech.


On this page you'll find 258 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to adjuration, such as: application, bid, call, claim, demand, and overture.

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