rosebush

noun
rose·​bush | \ ˈrōz-ˌbu̇sh How to pronounce rosebush (audio) \

Definition of rosebush

: a shrub that produces roses

Examples of rosebush in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The rosebush will grow taller, produce more leaves and, therefore, more blooms. Rita Perwich, San Diego Union-Tribune, 4 June 2022 Horticulturist Mike Bone and his team traveled to Camp Amache last fall to examine the rosebush and take cuttings. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 24 May 2022 Deep in the center of the rosebush and hidden from plain view, pests and disease can get a surreptitious foothold that can end up being very challenging to your entire rose garden. Rita Perwich, San Diego Union-Tribune, 7 May 2022 Metchnikoff immediately performed the experiment, using a thorn from a rosebush in his garden. Dhruv Khullar, The New Yorker, 11 Aug. 2021 Metchnikoff immediately performed the experiment, using a thorn from a rosebush in his garden. Dhruv Khullar, The New Yorker, 11 Aug. 2021 Metchnikoff immediately performed the experiment, using a thorn from a rosebush in his garden. Dhruv Khullar, The New Yorker, 11 Aug. 2021 Metchnikoff immediately performed the experiment, using a thorn from a rosebush in his garden. Dhruv Khullar, The New Yorker, 11 Aug. 2021 Metchnikoff immediately performed the experiment, using a thorn from a rosebush in his garden. Dhruv Khullar, The New Yorker, 11 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of rosebush

1563, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rosebush was in 1563

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Last Updated

16 Aug 2022

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“Rosebush.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rosebush. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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