oint

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Anglo-Norman oint, Middle French oint, past participle of oindre, from Latin unguere.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

oint (third-person singular simple present oints, present participle ointing, simple past and past participle ointed)

  1. (now rare, poetic) To anoint.

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present participle of oir, possibly corresponding to Latin audiēns, audientem.

Verb[edit]

oint

  1. present participle of oir

Noun[edit]

oint

  1. (archaic) hearer

Synonyms[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin unctus.

Verb[edit]

oint m (feminine singular ointe, masculine plural oints, feminine plural ointes)

  1. past participle of oindre

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin unctus.

Verb[edit]

oint

  1. past participle of oindre

Etymology 2[edit]

Latin unctum.

Noun[edit]

oint m (oblique plural oinz or ointz, nominative singular oinz or ointz, nominative plural oint)

  1. lard; fat; grease
  2. ointment