Frankincense synonyms

frăng'kĭn-sĕns'

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A gum resin from trees of the genus Boswellia, formerly used as a medicine and now mainly as incense. [from 14th c.]
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A pleasant smell; the scent, odor, or odoriferous particles emitted from a sweet-smelling substance; a pleasant odor; fragrance; aroma.
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Any of various solid or semisolid organic substances, typically clear or translucent with a yellowish or brownish color, exuded from various plants and trees: natural resins are soluble in ether, alcohol, etc., and are used in varnishes and lacquers, as modifiers in synthetic plastics, etc.
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The definition of incense is a substance with a pleasant odor when burned, generally used for smoke or fragrance.
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an aromatic gum resin obtained from various Arabian or East African trees; formerly valued for worship and for embalming and fumigation
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Alternative spelling of thuris.
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Find another word for frankincense. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for frankincense, like: olibanum, perfume, resin, incense, camphor, benzoin, gum olibanum, thus, myrrh, sandalwood and patchouli.