adjective \ˈä-pə-ˌrōs\

Definition of OPEROSE

op·er·ose·ly adverb
op·er·ose·ness noun

Origin of OPEROSE

Latin operosus, from oper-, opus work — more at operate
First Known Use: 1662


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