Definition Of enjoins


instruct or urge (someone) to do something.

the code enjoined members to trade fairly

Example Of enjoins

  • All happens only by the will of Allah and the acceptance of this reality is enjoined on the believers.

  • At the same time, the ordinary workers were enjoined to toil even harder and sacrifice ever more in the name of national development.

  • Fasting is one of the five ‘pillars of Islam’ and is enjoined on everyone who has reached puberty.

  • He enjoined investors to change their attitude and become socially responsible to improve ordinary people's quality of life.

  • I worked once on a research vessel in the Bahamas, and each afternoon at about three, a pod of dolphins surrounded the boat, enjoining us to come play.

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