Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To anoint.
  • To administer extreme unction to.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To anoint.

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  • verb poetic To anoint.

Etymologies

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From Anglo-Norman oint, Middle French oint, past participle of oindre, from Latin unguere.

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