Synonyms of anoint in English:

anoint


See definition of anoint

verb

1‘during the public baptism, the head of the infant was anointed’

SYNONYMS
smear with oil, rub with oil, apply oil to, spread oil over
archaic anele

2‘he was anointed and crowned in Charlemagne's basilica’

SYNONYMS
consecrate, sanctify, bless, ordain, hallow