Enjoining vs Injunction - What's the difference?
As a verb enjoining
As a noun injunction is
the act of enjoining; the act of directing, commanding, or prohibiting.
The act of enjoining; the act of directing, commanding, or prohibiting.
That which is enjoined; an order; a mandate; a decree; a command; a precept; a direction.
(legal) A writ or process, granted by a court of equity, and, in some cases, under statutes, by a court of law, whereby a party is required to do or to refrain from doing certain acts, according to the exigency of the writ.
, date=April 19
, author=Josh Halliday
, title=Free speech haven or lawless cesspool – can the internet be civilised?
, work=the Guardian
, passage=Southwark council, which took out the injunction
against Matt, believes YouTube has become the "new playground" for gang members.}}
* The verb associated with this word is enjoin'. ' Injunct is also sometimes used as a synonym.