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rose–colored

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adjective rose–col·ored \ˈrōz-ˌkə-lərd\

Simple Definition of rose–colored

  • : having a pink color

  • : tending to think of things as being better than they really are

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rose–colored

  1. 1 :  having a rose color

  2. 2 :  seeing or seen in a promising light :  optimistic

1526

First Known Use of rose–colored

1526


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