GRE Word List


to smear or rub with oil or an oily substance

The meaning of the word anoint is to smear or rub with oil or an oily substance.

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hibernalof, relating to, or occurring in winter
earthlycharacteristic of or belonging to this earth
inanimatenot animate:
imperativenot to be avoided or evaded : necessary
nostalgiaa wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for return to or of some past period or irrecoverable condition
spruceto make spruce
unintimidatingnot causing a feeling of fear or timidity : not intimidating
inclineto bend the head or body forward : bow
disapprobationthe act or state of disapproving : the state of being disapproved : condemnation
flagany of various monocotyledonous plants with long ensiform leaves: such as