rose-colored glasses

plural noun

Definition of rose-colored glasses

: favorably disposed opinions : optimistic eyes views the world through rose-colored glasses

First Known Use of rose-colored glasses

1844, in the meaning defined above

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“Rose-colored glasses.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rose-colored%20glasses. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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