Definitions of unction:
  • noun:   anointing as part of a religious ceremony or healing ritual
  • noun:   excessive but superficial compliments given with affected charm
  • noun:   semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation
  • noun:   smug self-serving earnestness

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