a shrub that bears roses.
noun 1. a tan scarabaeid beetle, Macrodactylus subspinosis, that feeds on the flowers and foliage of roses, grapes, peach trees, etc. noun 1. a British scarabaeid beetle, Cetonia aurata, that has a greenish-golden body with a metallic lustre and feeds on plants
noun, Pathology. 1. rose fever.
[rohz-kuhl-erd] /ˈroʊzˌkʌl ərd/ adjective 1. of rose color; rosy. 2. bright; promising; cheerful: a rose-colored prospect of happiness. 3. optimistic; sanguine: a rose-colored belief that things will turn out well.
- Rose-colored glasses
noun 1. a cheerful or optimistic view of things, usually without valid basis: He saw life through rose-colored glasses.