rouge vs rogue : Common Errors in English

About rouge vs rogue

You can create an artificial blush by using rouge; but a scoundrel who deserves to be called a rogue is unlikely to blush naturally. Many people write about “rouge software” when they mean “rogue software.”

rouge Meaning(s)

  • (n) makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks
  • (v) redden by applying rouge to

rogue Meaning(s)

  • (n) a deceitful and unreliable scoundrel

rouge in News

  1. Baton Rouge Metro Council approves $4.2 million budget supplement

    The East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council approved a $4.2 million budget supplement Wednesday, with money from the supplement going to fund a Mississippi River levee bicycle path, the Smiley Heights Urban Village Development project and a national bowling tournament among other items.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  2. Search on for suspect in Baton Rouge gunshot death - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The search is on for a suspect after one person was killed in a late morning shooting in Baton Rouge. Police said the shooting happened Wednesday around 11 a.m. It was reported at an address on the city's North Sherwood Forest Drive.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: KALB Alexandria

  3. Are Baton Rouge residents reconsidering their stance on same-sex marriage?

    More people in East Baton Rouge Parish support the legalization of same-sex marriage than are against it, according to the Baton Rouge Area Foundation's annual CityStats survey, released Monday. In BRAF's five years of conducting the wide-ranging survey, this is...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

rogue in News

  1. Catching up with developers: Rogue Amoeba's Paul Kafasis

    If you work with audio, you’re probably familiar with Rogue Amoeba and Audio Hijack Pro , the Mac software maker’s flagship product. Get ready for a new Audio Hijack Pro, though: Rogue Amoeba is working on an update of the decade-old program that CEO Paul Kafasis says is “flipping [Audio Hijack] on its head.” We caught up with Kafasis at this week’s Worldwide Developer Conference, and in this ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Macworld

  2. DirecTV renews ‘Rogue’ with Thandie Newton for second season

    Rogue , the first original series for DirecTV, has been renewed for a second season. The show airs of the satellite provider’s audience network. read more
    on June 12, 2013 Source: TheCelebrityCafe.com

  3. Rogue Teachers Show What Is Coming for Unions

    Rogue Teachers Show What Is Coming for Unions
    on June 9, 2013 Source: Time Magazine

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