Incense (noun) Vs Incense (verb)

Homophones are the words that sound the same, yet have different meanings. In this article we will see the difference between Incense (noun) and Incense (verb) and their correct usages.

Incense (noun) Vs Incense (verb)

Incense: (n) a gum, spice, or other substance that is burned for the sweet smell it produces

For e.g.

  • The fragrance of the burning incense filled the entire house.
  • the sharp lingering sweetness of incense

Incense: (v) to infuriate, anger

For e.g.

  • An incensed mind does not see reason or logic.
  • The teacher was incensed when the class did not complete their work.

 

 

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