Results for incense

Definitions of incense:

part of speech: noun

Any material which gives off perfume when burned, especially olibanum, the frankincense of the Jews; any pleasant odor, as of flowers.

part of speech: noun

Odor of spices burned in religious rites: the materials so burned.

part of speech: verb transitive

To enkindle or excite, as a passion; inflame with anger; provoke; irritate; to perfume with incense.

part of speech: noun

The odours arising from certain spices, gums, & c., when thrown on fire, used in religious rites; the materials so burned; the worship of prayer and praise.

part of speech: verb

To perfume with incense.

part of speech: verb transitive

To inflame with anger.

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