Definitions of rose

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

Usage examples for rose

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