Example sentences for: anointed

How can you use “anointed” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Party leaders have anointed Bush because he is mercifully disconnected from Flytrap.

  • David Westin has been anointed Roone Arledge's successor as head of the news division, but Arledge seems reluctant to cede his power.

  • Hugues was anointed at Reims with an oil said to have been brought to earth by the angels, thus establishing kingship by divine right for the French.

  • Bartiromo, in short, has been anointed the new face of the new boom in business news.

  • For some Americans, JFK remains the anointed apostle of the New Frontier.


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