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 (rō′zē-ĭt, -āt′)
1. Rose-colored: the roseate glow of dawn.
2. Cheerful or bright; optimistic: a roseate outlook.

[From Latin roseus, rosy, from rosa, rose.]

ro′se·ate·ly adv.
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1. (Colours) of the colour rose or pink
2. excessively or idealistically optimistic
ˈroseˌately adv
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(ˈroʊ zi ɪt, -ˌeɪt)

1. tinged with rose; rosy.
2. bright or promising.
3. incautiously optimistic.
[1580–90; < Latin rose(us) rose-colored + -ate1]
ro′se•ate•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.roseate - of something having a dusty purplish pink color; "the roseate glow of dawn"
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
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Expecting a favorable outcome or dwelling on hopeful aspects:
Informal: upbeat.
Idioms: looking on the bright side, looking through rose-colored glasses.
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[ˈrəʊzɪɪt] ADJróseo, rosado
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adj (liter)rosenfarben
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