Example sentences for: incensed

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

  • Officials were incensed by: 1) the greed of the smugglers, who charge up to $60,000 per person; 2) the complicity of the shipping lines; and 3) the negligence of Hong Kong authorities.

  • A Post editor, interviewed in the Jewish newspaper the Forward , said it had had scores of calls and that most of the callers were upset about the inclusion of the Kaddish, although a few were incensed by the length of the nose.

  • One story has it that traders Jardine, Matheson & Co fired a private salute for a visiting tycoon, an act that incensed the colonial authorities, who felt that they had the sole right to issue such a 21-gun welcome.

  • Maybe it's 3,000 miles distance, but am I wrong not to be too incensed by the Staples "scandal?"

  • Up for re-election, New York state Attorney General Dennis Vacco incensed a big group of voters with a remark he denies making.

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