Synonyms of anoint in English:

anoint


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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