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Definition of the adjective adjuratory
What does adjuratory mean as an attribute of a noun?
- earnestly or solemnly entreating
- containing a solemn charge or command
- similar: imperative
Alternative definition of the adjective adjuratory
- Of or pertaining to an adjuration.
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
Pertaining to or containing adjuration; of the nature of an adjuration: as, an adjuratory appeal, adjure (a-jör'), v. t.; pret. and pp. adjured, ppr. adjuring.
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
adjuratory (a-jö'ra-to-ri), a... [Z L. adjuratorius, & adjurator, one who adjures, 4 adjurare : see adjure.]. Pertaining to or containing adjuration; of the nature of an adjuration: as, an adjuratory appeal. adjure (a-jör"), v. t.; pret. and pp. adjured ...
by Daniel Jones, Beverley Collins, Inger M. Mees
-z adjuratory a'd3narat»ri [-'d3oa-] adjur|e, - es, -ing, ...
by Martin H. Manser
declare formally adjudging adjudicate to judge adjudicating adjudication adjudicator adjunct something joined on adjunctive adjunctly adjure to command or appeal adjuration adjuratory adjuring adjust to change slightly; to adapt adjustable ...
by John Henry Blunt
of avoiding any adjuratory appeal to the name of Jehovah, under the idea that ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
Eusrs'rmus contends that in the phrase vai ad Aid the particle val has the power of adjuration ; but Hooonvnnu more accurately says that vai has only the power of confirming the adjuratory ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana (1845)
Or Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... Comprising the Twofoldadvantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
Eustathius contends that in the phrase va\ fia Aid the particle vai has the power of adjuration 5 but Hoogeveen more accurately says that vai has only the power of confirming the adjuratory ...
A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie
Adjuratory (ad-jur'a-to-ri), a., Containing an adjuration, or characterized by earnest adjurations; as, an adjuratory appeal. Adjure (ad-jur'), v.t, pret & pp. adjured; ppr. adjuring. [L. adjuro, to swear solemnly, or compel one to swear—ad, to and ...
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Video shows what adjuratory means. Of or pertaining to an adjuration.. Adjuratory Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say adjuratory ...
Scrabble value of A1D2J8U1R1A1T1O1R1Y4
The value of this 10-letter word is 21 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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