Definition of 'rosy'

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The atmosphere is noticeably less rosy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For passengers, the picture is less rosy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)But on the pitch, things are looking strangely rosy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The future looks rosy too. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For that reason, all looks rosy in north London at the moment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What a gorgeous rosy pink that is. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Things are definitely looking rosy for both bands. The Sun (2014)Yet some experts paint a less rosy picture. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The problem is that the outlook here also looks far from rosy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)When they came back their rosy faces beamed. Johanna Spyri Heidi (1881)Those who do should have a rosy future upon graduation. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Serve with rosy pink lamb or beef. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Not that the picture is all rosy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Then she had been full of hope and joy and the future had looked rosy with promise. LM Montgomery Anne of Green Gables (1872)Through the corners things are less rosy. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The smile broadened on her rosy face and a kind look came into her blue eyes. Frances Hodgson Burnett Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886)If so the future is indeed rosy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But things are not looking quite so rosy now. The Sun (2010)He had pink skin and rosy cheeks. Christopher Ross TUNNEL VISIONS: Journeys of an Underground Philosopher (2001)Many unknowns cast a shadow over this relatively rosy picture. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Things are less rosy for mainstream gyms. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But her bid to launch a comeback is still far from rosy. The Sun (2007)But how rosy is that future going to be? Times, Sunday Times (2006)The biggest puzzle about this rosy situation for the world economy is that it is happening at all. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He looked very rosy and boyish. Max Arthur Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)If you're drinking more than three cups of coffee a day, your rosy complexion could be down to too much coffee. Times, Sunday Times (2016)

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Translations for 'rosy'

British English: rosy ADJECTIVE
If you say that someone has a rosy face, you mean that they have pink cheeks and look very healthy.
Her round, rosy face seemed hardly to have aged at all.
  • American English: rosy
  • Brazilian Portuguese: rosado
  • Chinese: > 红润的[h2]面色
  • European Spanish: sonrosado
  • French: rose
  • German: rosig
  • Italian: roseo
  • Japanese: 顔色がいい
  • Korean: 혈색이 좋은
  • European Portuguese: rosado
  • Spanish: sonrosado


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