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  1. anoint

    • IPA[əˈnoint]

    美式

    • v.
      smear or rub with oil, typically as part of a religious ceremony;smear or rub something with (any other substance)
    • verb: anoint, 3rd person present: anoints, gerund or present participle: anointing, past tense: anointed, past participle: anointed

    • 釋義
    • 片語

    動詞

    • 1. smear or rub with oil, typically as part of a religious ceremony high priests were anointed with oil bodies were anointed after death for burial 同義詞 smear with oil, rub with oil, apply oil to, spread oil over, archaicanele
    • smear or rub something with (any other substance) Cuna Indians anoint the tips of their arrows with poison
    • ceremonially confer divine or holy office upon (a priest or monarch) by smearing or rubbing with oil Samuel anointed him king the Lord has anointed me to preach to the poor 同義詞 consecrate, sanctify, bless, ordain, hallow
    • nominate or choose (someone) as successor to or leading candidate for a position he was anointed as the organizational candidate of the party