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rose

Definition of rose

  1. past of rise




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noun \ˈrōz\

Simple Definition of rose

  • : a flower with a sweet smell that is usually white, yellow, red, or pink and that grows on a bush which has thorns on the stems

  • : a slightly purplish-pink color

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rose

  1. 1 a :  any of a genus (Rosa of the family Rosaceae, the rose family) of usually prickly shrubs with pinnate leaves and showy flowers having five petals in the wild state but being often double or partly double under cultivation b :  the flower of a rose

  2. 2 :  something resembling a rose in form: as a (1) :  compass card (2) :  a circular card with radiating lines used in other instruments b :  a rosette especially on a shoe c :  rose cut

  3. 3 plural :  an easy or pleasant situation or task <it was not all sunshine and roses — Anthony Lewis>

  4. 4 :  a moderate purplish red

  5. 5 :  a plane curve which consists of three or more loops meeting at the origin and whose equation in polar coordinates is of the form ρ = a sin nθ or ρ = a cos nθ where n is an integer greater than zero

roselike

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under the rose

Examples of rose in a sentence

  1. He sent a dozen red roses to his girlfriend on Valentine's Day.



Origin and Etymology of rose

Middle English, from Old English, from Latin rosa; akin to Greek rhodon rose, Persian gul


First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Seed Plant Terms


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rose

adjective

Definition of rose

  1. 1 a :  containing or used for roses b :  of or relating to a rose c :  flavored, scented, or colored with or like roses

  2. 2 :  of the color rose



14th Century

First Known Use of rose

14th century

Other Seed Plant Terms

Rhymes with rose

brose, chose, close, cloze, doze, gloze, hose, nose, pose, prose, Rose


Rose

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biographical name \ˈrōz\

Definition of Rose

  1. Irwin A. 1926–     Am. biol.



Rhymes with rose

brose, chose, close, cloze, doze, gloze, hose, nose, pose, prose, rose


rosé

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noun ro·sé \rō-ˈzā\

Simple Definition of rosé

  • : wine that has a pink color

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rosé

  1. :  a light pink table wine made from red grapes by removing the skins after fermentation has begun

Origin and Etymology of rosé

French


First Known Use: 1897

Rhymes with rosé

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ROSE Defined for Kids

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rose

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Definition of rose for Students

  1. past of rise




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noun \ˈrōz\

Definition of rose for Students

  1. 1 :  a showy and usually fragrant white, yellow, pink, or red flower that grows on a prickly shrub

  2. 2 :  a medium pink




Medical Dictionary

rose

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noun \ˈrōz\

Medical Definition of rose

  1. 1a:  any of a genus (Rosa of the family Rosaceae, the rose family) of usually prickly shrubs with pinnate leaves and showy flowers of which some are sources of rose oilb:  the flower of a rose

  2. 2:  erysipelas




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