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synonyms for myrrh

  • aroma
  • odor
  • perfume
  • scent
  • balm
  • bouquet
  • essence
  • flame
  • frankincense
  • fuel
  • punk
  • redolence
  • spice
  • burnt offering
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antonyms for myrrh

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  • stench
  • stink
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How to use myrrh in a sentence

The odor of myrrh is fragrant through itself, not through anything else.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
Also, half a drachm of myrrh, taken every morning, is an excellent remedy against this malady.
THE WORKS OF ARISTOTLE THE FAMOUS PHILOSOPHERANONYMOUS
But to this King myrrh is a peculiarly appropriate gift, for it is the symbol of complete self-abandonment.
OUR LADY SAINT MARYJ. G. H. BARRY
That gold and incense should be offered a King is clearly His royal right; but what has he to do with the bitterness of myrrh?
OUR LADY SAINT MARYJ. G. H. BARRY
It is the true spice-tree of our Northern clime, the myrrh and frankincense of the land of lingering snow.
LITTLE RIVERSHENRY VAN DYKE
He was directed to take myrrh and steel every day, and three spoonfuls of infusum Digitalis every night.
AN ACCOUNT OF THE FOXGLOVE AND SOME OF ITS MEDICAL USESWILLIAM WITHERING
"The warmth of thy garments hath a goodlier smell than myrrh, than nard," he is saying, avidly touching her ear with his lips.
SULAMITH: A ROMANCE OF ANTIQUITYALEXANDRE KUPRIN
The myrrh and hyssop were used chiefly among the Jews for purification.
THE FUNNY SIDE OF PHYSICA. D. CRABTRE
To Hamilton Burton it was all like the sniffing of frankincense and myrrh.
DESTINYCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
We know that the King on Twelfth-day presented gold, frankincense and myrrh, and so perhaps did the Queen.
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF RICHARD CRASHAW, VOLUME I (OF 2)RICHARD CRASHAW
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WORDS RELATED TO MYRRH

  • aroma
  • balm
  • bouquet
  • burnt offering
  • essence
  • flame
  • frankincense
  • fuel
  • myrrh
  • odor
  • perfume
  • punk
  • redolence
  • scent
  • spice
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