What does Rouge mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rouge, paint, blusherverb

    makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks

  2. rougeverb

    redden by applying rouge to

    "she rouged her cheeks"

Wiktionary

  1. rougenoun

    Red or pink makeup to add colour to the cheeks; blusher.

    Etymology: From rouge.

  2. rougenoun

    Any reddish pink colour.

    Etymology: From rouge.

  3. rougenoun

    A single point awarded when a team kicks the ball out of its opponent's end zone, or when a kicked ball becomes dead within the non-kicking team's end zone. Etymology uncertain; it is thought that in the early years of the sport, a red flag indicated that a single had been scored.

    Etymology: From rouge.

  4. rougeverb

    To apply rouge (makeup.)

    She rouged her face before setting out for the party.

    Etymology: From rouge.

  5. rougeadjective

    Of a reddish pink colour.

    Etymology: From rouge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rougeadjective

    red

    Etymology: [F.]

  2. Rougenoun

    a red amorphous powder consisting of ferric oxide. It is used in polishing glass, metal, or gems, and as a cosmetic, etc. Called also crocus, jeweler's rouge, etc

    Etymology: [F.]

  3. Rougenoun

    a cosmetic used for giving a red color to the cheeks or lips. The best is prepared from the dried flowers of the safflower, but it is often made from carmine

    Etymology: [F.]

  4. Rougeverb

    to paint the face or cheeks with rouge

    Etymology: [F.]

  5. Rougeverb

    to tint with rouge; as, to rouge the face or the cheeks

    Etymology: [F.]

Freebase

  1. Rouge

    Rouge is a 1988 Hong Kong film, directed by Stanley Kwan. The movie is the adaptation of the novel by Lilian Lee.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rouge

    rōōzh, n. a powder used to give artificial colour to the cheeks or lips.—v.t. to colour with rouge.—v.i. to use rouge: to blush.—ns. Rouge′-berr′y, a shrub of tropical America, whose berries supply a cosmetic; Rouge′-dish, a saucer containing a thin layer of dry rouge; Rouge-et-noir, a modern game of chance, played by the aid of packs of cards on a table covered with green cloth—also Trente-un and Trente-et-quarante.—Rouge croix, one of the four pursuivants of the English College of Heralds; Rouge dragon, one of the pursuivants of the Heralds' College. [Fr. rouge (It. roggio, robbio)—L. rubeus, red.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rouge in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rouge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Rouge in a Sentence

  1. Youk Chhang:

    Justice is a long and difficult road for all Cambodians, there is nothing we can do. We do not want to do what the Khmer Rouge did to us. This has taken a lot of patience and forgiveness already.

  2. Pat LeDuff:

    Baton Rouge police would always say' it's not black history. It's American history,'.

  3. Dennis Grimes:

    The only way John Ritter're going to stop someone from killing themselves is if there's an officer there monitoring them 24/7, and East Baton Rouge's just not possible.

  4. Stephen Heder:

    Anything was worth trying to stop Khmer Rouge before they got to Phnom Penh.

  5. Oregon Rev. Jeremy Lucas:

    This was right after the shootings in Baton Rouge and there was a lot of heat and energy around the issue of guns, i want to live in a world where a girls softball team doesn’t have to raffle off a gun because it’s the quickest way to make money.

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