ro·​set ˈrō-zət How to pronounce roset (audio)
chiefly Scotland
: resin

Word History


Middle English, probably variant (by suffix substitution) of rosine rosin entry 1

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of roset was in the 14th century

Dictionary Entries Near roset

Cite this Entry

“Roset.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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