rose rose  /ˈroʊz/


  1. (n) a growth in strength or number or importance
  2. (n) the act of changing location in an upward direction
  3. (n) an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
  4. (n) a movement upward
  5. (n) the amount a salary is increased
  6. (n) the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises
  7. (n) a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
  8. (n) (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost
  9. (n) an increase in cost
  10. (n) increase in price or value
  11. (v) move upward
  12. (v) increase in value or to a higher point
  13. (v) rise to one's feet
  14. (v) rise up
  15. (v) come to the surface
  16. (v) come into existence; take on form or shape
  17. (v) move to a better position in life or to a better job
  18. (v) go up or advance
  19. (v) become more extreme
  20. (v) get up and out of bed
  21. (v) rise in rank or status
  22. (v) become heartened or elated
  23. (v) exert oneself to meet a challenge
  24. (v) take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
  25. (v) increase in volume
  26. (v) come up, of celestial bodies
  27. (v) return from the dead
  28. (n) any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
  29. (n) pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
  30. (n) a dusty pink color
  31. (adj) of something having a dusty purplish pink color


Derived Word(s)


  1. Vested in rose garments, Pius XI prayed over the Rose, incensed it, poured balsam and musk into a tiny cup in its centre.
  2. According to legend, when Aphrodite emerged from the foaming sea, the earth was so eager to compete with the spectacle that it promptly produced the first rose.


  1. Rose Electronics Adopts Icron's ExtremeUSB(R) 3.0 Extension Technology

    Rose displaying popular CrystalLink extender series with USB 3.0 at InfoComm13 in Orlando, FL on June 12-14th
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwire

  2. Rose Buds picked for 2013 Rose of Tralee International Festival & Rose Gathering

    Thirty-two lucky girls from all over the world have been selected from over 300 entries to become Rose Buds at this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival from 14-20 August.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  3. Rose Chamberlin Graduates from Wells College

    Rose Chamberlin of Oswego earned a bachelor's degree from Wells College. Rose majored in psychology and was awarded the Ariel Lawson '08 Memorial Prize. Continue reading ? The post Rose Chamberlin Graduates from Wells College appeared first on Oswego County Today .
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Oswego County Today

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  1. "After your nation won its freedom in the Rose Revolution, America came to the aid of this courageous young democracy," Cheney told reporters at a joint news briefing in Tbilisi with Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili.
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: Vice President Dick Cheney Source: Reuters

  2. "Earlier this morning, Nic gave birth to our beautiful baby girl, Sunday Rose Kidman Urban," Keith wrote on his website. "We want to thank everybody that has kept us in their thoughts and prayers. We feel blessed and grateful that we can...
    on Jul 8, 2008 By: Keith Urban Source: Osoblog (blog)

  3. Then, with a nod to PBS talk-show host Charlie Rose's current black eye - which Rose, 66, got when he tripped on the sidewalk while trying to catch his laptop - Anderson says, "Don't want you to think I got into a fist fight with Charlie Rose."
    on Mar 19, 2008 By: Anderson Cooper Source: People Magazine

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