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  • rose rose  /ˈroʊz/ ?  a growth in strength or number or importance

    rose meaning(s) 

    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

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    rose usage(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.
  • rose acacia rose acacia  large shrub or small tree of the eastern United States having bristly stems…
  • rose apple rose apple  tropical tree of the East Indies cultivated for its edible fruit
  • rose bay rose bay  an ornamental but poisonous flowering shrub having narrow evergreen leaves and…
  • rose bed rose bed  a flower bed in which roses are growing
  • rose beetle rose beetle  a common metallic green European beetle: larvae feed on plant roots and adults…
  • rose bug rose bug  common North American beetle: larvae feed on roots and adults on leaves and flowers…
  • rose campion rose campion  an old cottage garden plant of southeastern Europe widely cultivated for…
  • rose chafer rose chafer  a common metallic green European beetle: larvae feed on plant roots and adults…
  • rose chestnut rose chestnut  handsome East Indian evergreen tree often planted as an ornamental for…
  • rose family rose family  a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate…
  • rose garden rose garden  a garden for growing roses
  • rose geranium rose geranium  any of several southern African geraniums having fragrant three-lobed…
  • rose globe lily rose globe lily  globe lily with deep rose-pink or purple egg-shaped flowers on flexuous…
  • rose gum rose gum  very tall tree of Queensland and New South Wales
  • rose hip rose hip  the fruit of a rose plant
  • rose leek rose leek  North American bulbous plant
  • rose louise hovick rose louise hovick  United States striptease artist who became famous on Broadway in…
  • rose mallow rose mallow  showy shrub of salt marshes of the eastern United States having large rose-colored…
  • rose moss rose moss  widely cultivated in many varieties for its fleshy moss-like foliage and profusion…
  • rose of china rose of china  large showy Asiatic shrub or small tree having large single or double…
  • rose of jericho rose of jericho  densely tufted fern ally of southwestern United States to Peru; curls…
  • rose of sharon rose of sharon  Asiatic shrub or small shrubby tree having showy bell-shaped rose or…
  • rose oil rose oil  a volatile fragrant oil obtained from fresh roses by steam distillation
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