The word ungíais is the imperfect form of ungir in the second person plural. See the full ungir conjugation.
transitive verb
1. (to apply) 
El enfermero le quitó los vendajes a Ramiro y le ungió las heridas.The nurse removed Ramiro's bandages and put ointment on his wounds.
b. to rub on 
Ungir el pecho con ungüento de mentol es un remedio eficaz para quitar la tos.Rubbing menthol salve on your chest is an effective cough remedy.
2. (religious) 
a. to anoint 
El sacerdote ungió al niño en la frente con el óleo bautismal.The priest anointed the child on the forehead with the baptismal oil.
3. (politics) (Andes) (Central America) 
a. to elect 
El candidato de la oposición fue ungido presidente con una victoria aplastante.The opposition candidate was elected president by a landslide.
transitive verb
1. (general) 
a. to put ointment on 
2. (religion) 
a. to anoint 
transitive verb
1 (Med) to put ointment on; rub with ointment
2 (Religión) to anoint
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