adjuration

[ aj-uh-rey-shuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF adjuration

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ADJURATION

He looked so serious that his friend repeated his adjuration.

The preacher, nearing his peroration, rose to a last frenzy of adjuration.

For instance, in the adjuration of Achilles by the staff or sceptre.

But Grace was so frightened, and so pledge-bound, that no adjuration stopped her.

This time it was not merely an adjuration, it was a command.

I asked the spirit some questions, and then pronounced the adjuration.

I would have been prepared for it in any kind of adjuration, but I was not prepared for what I heard.

But Longsword did not wait for her to finish her adjuration.

But this time, too, her adjuration failed to awaken an echo.

But only the rippling voice of the burn answered my adjuration.

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