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incense

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of incense

  1. 1 a sweet or pleasant smell the heavenly incense of spring flowers Synonyms of incense aroma, attar (also otto), balm, bouquet, fragrancy, fragrance, perfume, redolence, scent, spiceWords Related to incense essence, odorAntonyms of incense fetor, malodor, reek, stench, stink

  2. 2 excessive praise count on the office manager to spread the incense whenever there's a visiting VIP from the head office Synonyms of incense adulation, blarney, butter, flannel [British], flattery, overpraise, soft soap, sweet talk, taffyWords Related to incense allurements, blandishments, endearments; caresses, compliments, congratulations, felicitations, greetings, regards, respects; adoration, idolatry, worship; fawning, sycophancy, toadying; cajolement, cajolery, ingratiation, smarm; acclaim, applause, commendation, praiseNear Antonyms of incense bad-mouthing, belittlement, depreciation, detraction, disparagement, put-down


incense

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of incense

  1. to make angry the insult so incensed him that he had to be restrained from hitting the guy Synonyms of 1incense enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, ire, madden, outrage, rankle, rile, roil, steam up, tick offWords Related to 1incense affront, aggravate, annoy, burn (up), cross, exasperate, get, huff, irritate, miff, nettle, offend, peeve, pique, provoke, put out, ruffle, vex; antagonize, embitter, envenomNear Antonyms of 1incense allay, assuage, relieve; comfort, console, soothe; appease, conciliate, mollify, pacify, placate; calm, lull, quiet, settle; beguile, bewitch, captivate, charm, disarm, enchantAntonyms of 1incense delight, gratify, please


incense

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of incense

  1. to fill or infuse with a pleasant odor or odor-releasing substance the gift shop was heavily incensed with a cloying mixture of herbal essences Synonyms of 2incense incense, odorize, perfumeNear Antonyms of 2incense deodorizeAntonyms of 2incense stink up



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