Anoint - EasyEnglish Bible Dictionary

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Easy English definition for 'anoint':

anoint ~ (A) ~ to mark a person with oil to show that God has chosen them; someone that the Holy Spirit has chosen.

anoint ~ (B) ~ to mark a person with oil to show that God has chosen them; anointed can mean that the Holy Spirit has marked a person.

anoint ~ (B) ~ to put oil put on someone's head. This shows that God has chosen the person for a special task.

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