from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Rites performed for a person in danger of dying or in connection with burial, as the Anointing of the Sick in the Roman Catholic Church.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The catholic sacrament of Anointing of the Sick.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a Catholic sacrament; a priest anoints a dying person with oil and prays for salvation
- n. rites performed in connection with a death or burial
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.