How to Pronounce ointment?

Correct pronunciation for the word "ointment" is [ˈɔ͡ɪntmənt], [ˈɔ‍ɪntmənt], [ˈɔɪ_n_t_m_ə_n_t].

"Ointment" in context

An ointment is a type of topical medication specifically designed to be applied on to the skin, most commonly used to treat skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, wounds and acne. Ointment generally consists of an oil-based base, which can be animal, vegetable or mineral-based, that is mixed with other ingredients to provide the desired therapeutic benefits. These additional ingredients can include antibiotics, anti-inflammatory drugs, vitamins, herbal extracts and fragrances.


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