anoint

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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ANOINT

Anoint me with the chrism of spontaneity that I may be ever worthy of thee.

Let us learn to anoint our friends beforehand for their burial.

So be it, but I tell you that I will tear your city stone from stone, and anoint its ruins with your blood.

To strengthen the hair: "Anoint it with the tooth of a donkey crushed in honey."

They anoint the corpse with warm water and balsam, and it comes to life.

I am anoint; what though I rule England body-naked,—I 'm a king.

If the eyes are weak and swollen, anoint them with fresh butter.

Lay a stratum on the dish, and anoint the stratum with Tartare sauce.

Upon leaving the bath, it was customary to anoint the body with oil.

Be not surprised, but kneel while I anoint thee deliverer of this land.

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