Definition of unction:

part of speech: noun

Act of anointing; unguent; warmth of devotion.

part of speech: noun

An anointing: that which is used for anointing: ointment: that quality in language which raises emotion or devotion: warmth of address: divine or sanctifying grace.

part of speech: noun

The act of anointing in sign of consecration; an ointment; anything soothing; the gift of using words so as to arouse emotion.

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