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Search phrase: anoint

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HamletHam IV.vii.139And for that purpose I'll anoint my sword.And for that purpose Ile annoint my Sword:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.261With a disdainful youth – anoint his eyes;With a disdainefull youth: annoint his eyes,

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ANOINTBASICanoint v, anointed adj

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