An aromatic compound, like wood or a gum, which burned to produce a nice smell.
The smoke or smell from the burning of such a substance.
a nice scent.
Flattering or fawning interest; homage.
A perfume usually utilized in the rites of various religions.
The perfume or odors exhaled from herbs and gums when burned in celebrating religious rites or as an offering for some deity.
The materials useful for the purpose of creating a perfume when burned, as fragrant gums, herbs, frankincense, etc.
Also utilized figuratively.
Any fragrant product, as specific gums, which exhales perfume during combustion; an assortment of fragrant gums, spices, etc., with gum-resin, compounded for the intended purpose of producing a sweet smell whenever burned.
The perfume or scented fumes arising from an odoriferous substance, as frankincense, during combustion; the odor of spices and gums burned as an act of worship in some religious systems.
Any grateful smell, since blossoms; agreeable perfume or scent.
Figuratively, gratifying admiration or interest; flattering respect and deference; homage; adulation.
a substance that creates a fragrant smell whenever burned
the pleasing fragrance produced whenever incense is burned