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Definitions of rose

  1.   A plant of many species with a beautiful flower, generally red: a rosette: a perforated nozzle of a pipe, etc.: pink, the color of the rose.
  2.   a dusty pink color
  3.   A plant of many varieties, with a beautiful flower; rosette; perforated nozzle of a pipe; pink color.
  4.   Did rise.
  5.   Imp. Of RISE, v.
  6.   imp. of Rise.
  7.   A wellknown prickly shrub or its fragrant, beautiful flower; rose color, or crimson- pink; a fancy knot of ribbon or lace; a rosette; under the rose, secretly.
  8.   pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
  9.   of Rise
  10.   A flower and shrub of any species of the genus Rosa, of which there are many species, mostly found in the morthern hemispere
  11.   A rose window. See window, below.
  12.   any of many plants of the genus Rosa
  13.   Pa. t. of RISE.
  14.   The erysipelas.
  15.   A plant genus in the family ROSACEAE and order Rosales. This should not be confused with the genus RHODIOLA which is sometimes called roseroot.
  16.   A flower of this shrub.
  17.   A diamond. See Rose diamond, below.
  18.   An erect or climbing flowering shrub of numberous varieties, usually spiny stemmed, and in the wild state bearing white, yellow, pink, or red flowers with five petals each.
  19.   Of the verb rise.
  20.   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.
  21.   The card of the mariner's compass; also, a circular card with radiating lines, used in other instruments.
  22.   A diamond. See diamond, below.
  23.   A fragrant flower of the genus rosa, of many species and varieties; a rose colour; a knot of ribbons; a rosette; a perforated nozzle; erysipelas; the card of the compass. Under the rose, in secret; in a manner that forbids disclosure.
  24.   Of to rise.
  25.   To render rose- colored; to redden; to flush.
  26.   The color of a rose; rose- red; pink.
  27.   A well- known plant, or its universally- admired flower, having many species and varieties.
  28.   In Scot., an eruption on the skin of small rose- coloured patches, very slightly elevated; erysipelas; St Anthony's fire.
  29.   To perfume, as with roses.
  30.   Of rise, which see.
  31.   A rose window. See Rose window, below.
  32.   See Erysipelas. Rose- plant.
  33.   A light pinkish crimson, like the color of many roses.
  34.   1. The flower of a plant of the genus Rosa. 2. Erysipelas.
  35.   A knot of ribbon formed like a rose; a rose knot; a rosette, esp. one worn on a shoe.
  36.   having a dusty purplish pink color; " the roseate glow of dawn"

Antonyms for rose

neutral, achromatic.

Quotes of rose

  1. Princess Rose should indeed be a TV movie, assuming something doesn't go wrong. I don't know how good a movie it will be, because the way movie folk think is different from the way writers think, and I distrust what isn't done my way. This is what I call a healthy paranoia. – Piers Anthony
  2. I quite agree with you. The sun is not kind. God should use a rose amber spot. – Dewitt Bodeen
  3. One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today. – Dale Carnegie
  4. The moment the curtain rose on that first ballet, I knew something wonderful and new had come into my life. I can still see the first scene. The ballet was Divertimento No. 15. – Robert Caro
  5. And she was fair as is the rose in May. – Geoffrey Chaucer
  6. Both parents were very encouraging- especially my father. My father thought the sun rose and set with me. Neither one had a musical background or any musical talent. They liked classical music, but neither could carry a tune. – Gordon Getty
  7. While trying to protect the republic, the conspirators in Julius Caesar enable Mark Antony to triumph. In Rose Rage, the more Henry VI tries to fix things, the more they go wrong. – Edward Hall
  8. It may be that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet,' but I should be loath to see a rose on a maiden's breast substituted by a flower, however beautiful and fragrant it might be, that is went by the name of the skunk lily. – Alexander Henry
  9. Since love first made the breast an instrument Of fierce lamenting, by its flame my heart Was molten to a mirror, like a rose I pluck my breast apart, that I may hang This mirror in your sight. – Muhammad Iqbal
  10. One of my favorite people is Gypsy Rose Lee. She bears out the Biblical promise that he who has, gets. And I hope she gets a lot more. – Hedy Lamarr
  11. I am sure that instinctively we wish to be everything, to possess it -why cut the rose or marry the man, otherwise? – Ella Maillart
  12. The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together. – Saadi
  13. Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose – Gertrude Stein
  14. Well, being a jazz musician is not a rose garden! – Toots Thielemans
  15. I named all my children after flowers. There's Lillie and Rose and my son, Artificial. – Bert Williams

Usage examples for rose

  1. He rose and we went together to John's room. ” – The Flight of the Shadow by George MacDonald
  2. It rose and fell, and rose and fell again. ” – Dave Dawson at Casablanca by Robert Sydney Bowen
  3. Would Rose believe it of him? ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. “ For a moment even the student's last words left her mind, and Daddy Skinner rose before her. ” – Tess of the Storm Country by Grace Miller White
  5. “ Vont rose slowly to his feet. ” – The Wicked Marquis by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  6. The Frenchman's hands rose slowly. ” – Jack O' Judgment by Edgar Wallace
  7. Two hours later, as he rose to go, he exclaimed: I remember the name now! ” – A Dominie in Doubt by A. S. Neill
  8. And as she spoke she rose from her chair. ” – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  9. “ Carnehan rose to go. ” – The Phantom 'Rickshaw and Other Ghost Stories by Rudyard Kipling
  10. Rose did not mind. ” – The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim
  11. Then it rose a little more. ” – Aladdin O'Brien by Gouverneur Morris
  12. Jessie rose as well. ” – True and Other Stories by George Parsons Lathrop
  13. Straight ahead there rose a dark object. ” – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville
  14. “ Peggy rose slowly to her feet, trembling all over. ” – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  15. Lady Attwill rose also. ” – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  16. Spurrier rose at last and called the others back. ” – The Law of Hemlock Mountain by Hugh Lundsford
  17. They called her the " Rose of Jedwood." ” – Personal Recollections, from Early Life to Old Age, of Mary Somerville by Mary Somerville
  18. And Edith rose looking very much hurt. ” – His Family by Ernest Poole
  19. “ " Yes, you'd better tell us," said Rose – Princess Polly At Play by Amy Brooks
  20. “ Antoinette came up from her practising, or whatever else she had been doing, just as Rotha rose – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner

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