anoint
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anoint(
uh
-
noynt
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to apply oily substance)
a. ungir
The bishop anointed Diego with chrism at his confirmation.El obispo ungió a Diego con el crisma en su confirmación.
2. (to designate)
a. consagrar
The media annointed her the winner before the elections even began.Los medios la consagraron ganadora antes de que siquiera comenzaran las elecciones.
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anoint
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. ungir
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
anoint [əˈnɔɪnt]
transitive verb
1 (with oil etc) ungir;with de
2 (nominate) designar; nombrar
...anointing Mr Wasmosy as the Colorado candidate Mr Olsen has always avoided anointing any successor The press have anointed her queen of detective fiction
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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