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1. Having the color rose.
2. Cheerful or optimistic, especially to an excessive degree: took a rose-colored view of the situation.
through rose-colored glasses
With an unduly cheerful, optimistic, or favorable view of things: see the world through rose-colored glasses.
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1. of the color rose; rosy.
2. bright; cheerful.
3. optimistic; sanguine.
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|Adj.||1.||rose-colored - 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.||rose-colored - having a rose color|
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