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  • v. Present participle of rose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The operation of imparting a pink tint to raw white silk.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • The EIA data also diverged from a report Tuesday from the American Petroleum Institute, an industry group, that showed U.S. oil stockpiles rosing last week.

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  • I found a thicket and slept; slept it must have been for many hours, for when I again awakened the dawn was rosing the east.

    The Moon Pool

  • The whole thing had happened so quickly that the rich light from the west was still bronzing the edges of the flat-ledged furze boughs, and rosing their white stems, when the little hollow behind the

    Strangers at Lisconnel

  • The Titanic star began her acting career on British TV in the 1990s before breaking into Hollywood movies rosing to stardom.

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  • That rising day sinks rosing in a night of nine week’s wonder. —

    Finnegans Wake


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