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See also Rose, rosé, and rosë

English

a red rose (flower)

Etymology

From Old English < [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] rosa, possibly related to Ancient Greek ῥοδέα.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
rose

Plural
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  1. a shrub of the genus Rosa, with red, pink, white or yellow flowers
  2. a flower of the rose plant
  3. Something resembling a rose flower.
  4. (colour) a purplish-red or pink colour, the colour of some rose flowers
    web rose colour:   
    rose pink colour:   
  5. a round nozzle for a sprinkling can or hose.
  6. the base of a light socket.
  7. a type of wine.

Derived terms

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Adjective

rose (not comparable)

Positive
rose

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. (color) having a purplish-red or pink colour. See rosy

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Verb

rose

  1. Simple past of rise.

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French

Pronunciation

Adjective

rose

  1. pink

Noun

rose f. (plural roses)

  1. rose, flower of the plant la fleur du rosier

Noun

rose m. (plural roses)

  1. the colour pink

Italian

Noun

rose f. pl.

  1. (plural of rosa) roses

Verb

rose

  1. Third-person singular past historic of rodere.

rose f.

  1. Plural of roso

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