Enoint
Enoint E*noint", a. Anointed. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • enoint — obs. form of anoint …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anoint — A*noint ([.a]*noint ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Anointed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Anointing}.] [OF. enoint, p. p. of enoindre, fr. L. inungere; in + ungere, unguere, to smear, anoint. See {Ointment}, {Unguent}.] 1. To smear or rub over with oil or an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anointed — Anoint A*noint ([.a]*noint ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Anointed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Anointing}.] [OF. enoint, p. p. of enoindre, fr. L. inungere; in + ungere, unguere, to smear, anoint. See {Ointment}, {Unguent}.] 1. To smear or rub over with oil or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anointing — Anoint A*noint ([.a]*noint ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Anointed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Anointing}.] [OF. enoint, p. p. of enoindre, fr. L. inungere; in + ungere, unguere, to smear, anoint. See {Ointment}, {Unguent}.] 1. To smear or rub over with oil or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Lord's Anointed — Anoint A*noint ([.a]*noint ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Anointed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Anointing}.] [OF. enoint, p. p. of enoindre, fr. L. inungere; in + ungere, unguere, to smear, anoint. See {Ointment}, {Unguent}.] 1. To smear or rub over with oil or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wrastle — Wras tle, v. i. [OE. wrastlen. See {Wrestle}.] To wrestle. [Obs. or Prov. Eng. & Colloq. U. S.] [1913 Webster] Who wrastleth best naked, with oil enoint. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anoint — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French enoint, past participle of enoindre, from Latin inunguere, from in + unguere to smear more at ointment Date: 14th century 1. to smear or rub with oil or an oily substance 2. a. to apply …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Anointing — The Anointing of David, from the Paris Psalter, 10th century (Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris). To anoint is to pour or smear with perfumed oil, milk, water, melted butter or other substances, a process employed ritually by many religions. People… …   Wikipedia

  • anoint — anointer, n. anointment, n. /euh noynt /, v.t. 1. to rub or sprinkle on; apply an unguent, ointment, or oily liquid to. 2. to smear with any liquid. 3. to consecrate or make sacred in a ceremony that includes the token applying of oil: He… …   Universalium

  • ampoule — [ ɑ̃pul ] n. f. • XIIe; lat. ampulla 1 ♦ Petite fiole à col long et à ventre renflé. La sainte ampoule, qui contenait l huile consacrée servant à l onction des rois de France. Ampoules de laboratoire. 2 ♦ Tube de verre effilé et fermé, destiné à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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