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ros·y

 (rō′zē)
adj. ros·i·er, ros·i·est
1.
a. Having the characteristic pink or red color of a rose.
b. Reddened, as from exercise or exposure to the weather: children with rosy cheeks.
2. Consisting of, decorated with, or suggestive of a rose or roses.
3. Bright or cheerful; optimistic: rosy predictions.

ros′i·ly adv.
ros′i·ness n.

rosy

(ˈrəʊzɪ)
adj, rosier or rosiest
1. (Colours) of the colour rose or pink
2. having a healthy pink complexion: rosy cheeks.
3. optimistic, esp excessively so: a rosy view of social improvements.
4. full of health, happiness, or joy: rosy slumbers.
5. (Plants) resembling, consisting of, or abounding in roses
ˈrosily adv
ˈrosiness n

ros•y

(ˈroʊ zi)

adj. ros•i•er, ros•i•est.
1. pink or pinkish red; roseate.
2. having a fresh, healthy redness; flushed: rosy cheeks.
3. bright or promising: a rosy future.
4. cheerful or optimistic.
5. made or consisting of roses: a rosy bower.
[1325–75]
ros′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.rosy - reflecting optimism; "a rosy future"; "looked at the world through rose-colored glasses"
optimistic - expecting the best in this best of all possible worlds; "in an optimistic mood"; "optimistic plans"; "took an optimistic view"
2.rosy - having the pinkish flush of health
healthy - having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease; "a rosy healthy baby"; "staying fit and healthy"
3.rosy - of blush color; "blushful mists"
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
4.rosy - presaging good fortune; "she made a fortunate decision to go to medical school"; "rosy predictions"
auspicious - auguring favorable circumstances and good luck; "an auspicious beginning for the campaign"

rosy

noun & adjective
1. pink, red, rose-coloured, roseate the rosy brick buildings see shades of red

rosy

adjective
1. Of a healthy reddish color:
2. Expecting a favorable outcome or dwelling on hopeful aspects:
Informal: upbeat.
Idioms: looking on the bright side, looking through rose-colored glasses.
Translations
وَرْديوَرْدي، يُبَشِّرُ بالخَيْر
růžový
rosenrød
rózsás
bjarturrósrauîur
rožnat
gül renkli/pembeparlakumut verici

rosy

[ˈrəʊzɪ] ADJ (rosier (compar) (rosiest (superl)))
1. [cheeks] → sonrosado; [colour] → rosáceo
2. (fig) [future, prospect] → prometedor, halagüeño

rosy

[ˈrəʊzi] adj
[cheeks, complexion] → rose
(= promising) [future, prospects] → tout en rose
a rosy future → un bel avenir, un avenir tout en rose
Is the picture really so rosy?
BUT La situation est-elle vraiment si rose?.
to look rosy → se présenter bien
Things look very rosy for the Social Democrats → Les choses se présentent très bien pour les socio-démocrates.

rosy

adj (+er)
(= pink)rosarot; complexion, cheeks, facerosig
(fig: = hopeful) future, situation, viewrosig; to look rosy (situation, future) → rosig aussehen; to paint a rosy picture of somethingetw in den rosigsten Farben ausmalen

rosy

[ˈrəʊzɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) → roseo/a
to paint a rosy picture of sth (fig) → dipingere qc a tinte rosa

rose1

(rəuz) noun
1. a kind of brightly-coloured, usually sweet-scented flower, usually with sharp thorns.
2. (also adjective) (of) a pink colour. Her dress was pale rose.
rosette (rəˈzet) , ((American) rou-) noun
a badge or decoration in the shape of a rose, made of coloured ribbon etc.
ˈrosy adjective
1. rose-coloured; pink. rosy cheeks.
2. bright; hopeful. His future looks rosy.
ˈrosily adverb
ˈrosiness noun
ˈrosefish noun
North Atlantic rose-coloured fish used for food.
ˈrose hip noun
the red fruit of a rose, which is rich in vitamin C.
ˈrosewood noun, adjective
(of) a dark wood used for making furniture. a rose wood cabinet.
look at / see through rose-coloured spectacles/glasses
to take an over-optimistic view of.

rosy

a. rosado-a, de color de rosa.
References in classic literature ?
McGowan was also striving to catch the bright smiles tossed about by Rosy.
Fred,' said Mr Swiveller, 'remember the once popular melody of Begone dull care; fan the sinking flame of hilarity with the wing of friendship; and pass the rosy wine.
I climbed the grass-clad mountain, And my gaze swept far and wide For the rosy lights of a little room, Where I thought my mother sighed: My boy has gone for a soldier, He sleeps not day and night; But my boy is wise, and may yet return, Though the dead lie far from sight.
The furniture was made of rare old woods richly carved and covered with delicate satins, and the entire palace was lighted by a mysterious rosy glow that seemed to come from no particular place but flooded each apartment with its soft and pleasing radiance.
Oh, I say, Rosy," said Fred, as she was passing out of the room, "if you are going to the piano, let me come and play some airs with you.
And so the little girl really did grow up; her skin was as white as snow, her cheeks as rosy as the blood, and her hair as black as ebony; and she was called Snowdrop.
An officer, buttoning his glove, stood aside in the doorway, and stroking his mustache, admired rosy Kitty.
It was far down the afternoon; and when all the spearings of the crimson fight were done: and floating in the lovely sunset sea and sky, sun and whale both stilly died together; then, such a sweetness and such plaintiveness, such inwreathing orisons curled up in that rosy air, that it almost seemed as if far over from the deep green convent valleys of the Manilla isles, the Spanish land-breeze, wantonly turned sailor, had gone to sea, freighted with these vesper hymns.
We will show her how to make constitutions and turn pale-faced little ghosts into rosy, hearty girls.
But I prefer to drop this terrible subject of the rosy hours of Mazenderan.
A faint, rosy light, as of the setting sun, shone on the white pillars of the Queen's palace as they passed in, and the sleeping flowers leaned gracefully on their stems, dreaming beneath their soft green curtains.
But at last his heart changed,--and rising one morning with the rosy dawn, he went before the sun, and spake thus unto it: