injunction

Definition

A court order requiring a person not to do something.

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Our neighbor wouldn't stop having massive bonfires that drenched our property in smoke. He was stuck with an injunction that finally got him to stop.

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Papa John's competition sought and received an injunction that made sure his company could no longer use the tag line, "The best ingredients-the best pizza".

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Due to Bob's unpredictable actions in the quiet suburban neighborhood, the court has issued an injunction against Bob, stating that he is not allowed to drive, walk or be driven through the neighborhood at all.

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