Synonyms of anoint in English:

anoint


See definition of anoint

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