Example sentences for: incense

How can you use “incense” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The most popular site in the Western Hills is natural: a summit known as Incense Burner Peak (Xiang Lu Feng), named for the image created when fog comes sweeping over it.

  • Locals are always on hand, burning incense and praying for good fortune.

  • Upon uttering the password his friend has revealed to him, he is escorted into a mansion where some sort of high priest dressed in red is swinging incense and rapping a staff on the marble floor as lugubrious choral music drones on in the background.

  • Visitors should be sure to stop at the huge bronze incense burner in front of the hall, to “bathe” in the smoke — an observance believed to bestow a year’s worth of good health.

  • Antiques, including Chinese jade, ceramics, bronzes, gowns, incense burners, and perfume bottles; Thai ceramics and bronzes; Indian brass; Indonesian wooden masks and carvings.


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