Translation of "incense" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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incensenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈɪn.sens/ us /ˈɪn.sens/

a substance that is burnt to produce a sweet smell, especially as part of a religious ceremony

an incense burner/stick 香炉/香烛

incenseverb [ T usually passive ]

uk /ɪnˈsens/ us /ɪnˈsens/

to cause someone to be extremely angry

The editor said a lot of readers would be incensed by my article on class.
I was so incensed by what he was saying I had to walk out. 我被他所说的话给激怒了,愤然离席。
adjective uk /ɪnˈsenst/ us /ɪnˈsenst/

extremely angry

The villagers are incensed at the decision to close the railway station. 村民们对要关闭火车站的决定感到异常愤怒。

(Translation of “incense” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)