Traducción de enjoin en español:


Pronunciación /ɪnˈdʒɔɪn/ /ɛnˈdʒɔɪn/

Ver definición en español de imponer

verbo transitivo

  • 1 formal

    • 1.1(strongly urge)

      to enjoin sth on sb encarecerle algo a algn
      to enjoin sb to + inf encarecerle a algn que + subj
      • The code also enjoins the rebels and the government to refrain from any provocative acts such as arrests, kidnapping and extortion.
      • More than three decades passed before Lewis enjoined his readers to utilize dumb-bells as instruments that would benefit their lungs, improve the condition of their hearts, and enhance their vigor.
      • They enjoin members to be ‘gentle and compassionate, kind and courteous’.
      • Members are enjoined to study and to teach others.
      • This wonderful statement enjoins us to understand that in political matters there can be no single ‘university position’ or voice.
      • In general, it enjoins us to refrain from all aggression and fraud, since both are seen as violations of human dignity, ways of fashioning human beings into tools for one's own ends.
      • Then a female voice breaks in with an advisory about the traffic jam, during which she enjoins drivers already trapped to give lifts to pedestrians.
      • 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.
      • At the same time, the ordinary workers were enjoined to toil even harder and sacrifice ever more in the name of national development.
      • He enjoined investors to change their attitude and become socially responsible to improve ordinary people's quality of life.

    • 1.2(order, impose)

      • Fasting is one of the five ‘pillars of Islam’ and is enjoined on everyone who has reached puberty.
      • All happens only by the will of Allah and the acceptance of this reality is enjoined on the believers.
      • The first is to explain why - if moral action is a hindrance to nirvana - the texts continually enjoin the performance of good deeds.

  • 2EEUU formal

    to enjoin sb from -ing prohibirle a algn que + subj