Definitions for Roseroʊˈzeɪ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of the wild or cultivated, usu. prickly-stemmed, pinnate-leaved, showy-flowered shrubs of the genus Rosa.
Ref: Compare rose family.
any of various related or similar plants.
the flower of any such shrub, of a red, pink, white, or yellow color.
a pinkish red, purplish pink, or light crimson color.
an ornament shaped like a rose.
any of various diagrams showing directions radiating from a common center, as a compass card.
Category: Geography (terms)
an old style of gem cut having a flat base and a dome-shaped crown, typically with 24 triangular facets. a gem with this cut.
a perforated cap or plate, as at the end of a pipe, to break a flow of water into a spray.
Category: Building Trades
(adj.)of the color rose.
for, containing, or growing roses.
scented like a rose.
Origin of rose:
bef. 900; ME; OE rōse < L rosa; akin to Gk rhódon rose (cf. rhododendron )
Ref: pt. of rise.
a pink wine made from red grapes by removing the grape skins from the must before fermentation is completed.
Origin of rosé:
1425–75; < F: lit., pink, rosy, OF, = rose rose1+ -é < L -ātus -ate1
any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
blush wine, pink wine, rose, rose wine(noun)
pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
a dusty pink color
rose, roseate, rosaceous(adj)
of something having a dusty purplish pink color
"the roseate glow of dawn"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
the past tense of "rise"
a garden flower with thorns on its stem
a dozen red roses
A regional contestant in the annual Rose of Tralee contest.
The winner of that year's contest.
Origin: From rosé.
imp. of Rise
a flower and shrub of any species of the genus Rosa, of which there are many species, mostly found in the morthern hemispere
a knot of ribbon formed like a rose; a rose knot; a rosette, esp. one worn on a shoe
a rose window. See Rose window, below
a perforated nozzle, as of a pipe, spout, etc., for delivering water in fine jets; a rosehead; also, a strainer at the foot of a pump
the card of the mariner's compass; also, a circular card with radiating lines, used in other instruments
the color of a rose; rose-red; pink
a diamond. See Rose diamond, below
to render rose-colored; to redden; to flush
to perfume, as with roses
Translations for Rose
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a kind of brightly-coloured, usually sweet-scented flower, usually with sharp thorns.
- rosaPortuguese (BR)
- die RoseGerman
- گل سرخFarsi
- गुलाब का फूल या पौधाHindi
- 장미과의 식물Korean
- bunga rosMalay
- گل سرخPersian
- سور ګلPashto
- 玫瑰Chinese (Trad.)
- گلاپ کا پھولUrdu
- hoa hồngVietnamese
- 玫瑰花Chinese (Simp.)
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