Definitions of rose

  1. To render rose- colored; to redden; to flush.
  2. To perfume, as with roses.
  3. any of many plants of the genus Rosa
  4. A flower and shrub of any species of the genus Rosa, of which there are many species, mostly found in the morthern hemispere
  5. A knot of ribbon formed like a rose; a rose knot; a rosette, esp. one worn on a shoe.
  6. 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.
  7. The erysipelas.
  8. The card of the mariner's compass; also, a circular card with radiating lines, used in other instruments.
  9. The color of a rose; rose- red; pink.
  10. A rose window. See window, below.
  11. A diamond. See diamond, below.
  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. A plant of many varieties, with a beautiful flower; rosette; perforated nozzle of a pipe; pink color.
  15. A flower of this shrub.
  16. A light pinkish crimson, like the color of many roses.
  17. 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.
  18. A well- known plant, or its universally- admired flower, having many species and varieties.
  19. imp. of Rise.
  20. A rose window. See Rose window, below.
  21. A diamond. See Rose diamond, below.
  22. Pa. t. of RISE.
  23. Imp. Of RISE, v.
  24. having a dusty purplish pink color; " the roseate glow of dawn"
  25. Of the verb rise.
  26. Of to rise.
  27. Did rise.
  28. Of rise, which see.