What does rouge mean?

Definitions for rouge
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rouge, paint, blusher(verb)

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

  2. rouge(verb)

    redden by applying rouge to

    "she rouged her cheeks"

Wiktionary

  1. rouge(Noun)

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

  2. rouge(Noun)

    Any reddish pink colour.

  3. rouge(Noun)

    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.

  4. rouge(Verb)

    To apply rouge (makeup.)

    She rouged her face before setting out for the party.

  5. rouge(Adjective)

    Of a reddish pink colour.

  6. Origin: From rouge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rouge(adj)

    red

  2. Rouge(noun)

    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

  3. Rouge(noun)

    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

  4. Rouge(verb)

    to paint the face or cheeks with rouge

  5. Rouge(verb)

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

  6. Origin: [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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How to say rouge in sign language?

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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. Eugene Bullard:

    Tout le sang qui coule rouge; All blood is red.

  2. Stephen Heder:

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

  3. Pat LeDuff:

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

  4. Pat LeDuff:

    Baton Rouge police was about building relationship, getting along, working together, coming together.

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    The wolf rolls out red carpet, Remnants of Red Riding Hood. (Le loup déroule le tapis rouge, Ce qui reste du Chaperon Rouge)

Images & Illustrations of rouge

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