rose hip


: the ripened usually red or orange accessory fruit of a rose that consists of a fleshy receptacle enclosing numerous achenes

Examples of rose hip in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Kora Organics Turmeric Brightening & Exfoliating Mask Oh-so-tingly, but also made with scrubby rose hip seeds, this is my favorite mask for getting super smooth skin, fast. Margaux Anbouba, Vogue, 16 Nov. 2023 Featuring ingredients like rose hip, coconut, and argan oils, this bestselling spray effectively hydrates, conditions, and prevents breakage to fight frizz and split ends. Hillary Maglin, Travel + Leisure, 14 Aug. 2023 Each snack contains up to 17 grams of protein, a nut butter, organic honey and over 20 different superfood powders including kale, spinach, kale, flax and rose hip. Roxana Becerril, San Diego Union-Tribune, 20 Aug. 2023 Combine rose hips and lemon peel and mix until combined. Diane Hoffmaster, Treehugger, 22 June 2023 Designed to help your complexion, this cleanse features unique juices like Rose Glow with hemp seeds and rose hips or Spicy Lemonade with agave and cayenne, along with blue algae to help promote collagen production. Asonta Benetti, Peoplemag, 2 May 2023 This Russian River Valley Pinot Noir is garnet colored in the glass and has aromas of eucalyptus, ripe black cherry, cigar box, and dried rose hips. Mike Desimone and Jeff Jenssen, Robb Report, 2 May 2023 Its Garden Essentials line includes a Castile Hand Soap, with oils like babassu, rose hip seed, and olive to support a healthy skin barrier, and a Body Lotion, with jojoba and avocado oils along with oat and micro algae to make the skin more resilient. Chris Schalkx Gage Daughdrill Caitie Kelly Zoe Ruffner Jameson Montgomery, New York Times, 25 Aug. 2022 In the glass, AG is a drink mix made from powdered wheatgrass, alfalfa, rose hips, beets, spinach, carrots, and slippery elm: the most suspicious of all elms. Drew Magary, Men's Health, 28 Mar. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1857, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rose hip was in 1857

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“Rose hip.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

Kids Definition

rose hip

: the ripened usually red or orange fruit of a rose

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