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rose in Colours topic

roserose1 /rəʊz $ roʊz/ ●●● S3 noun  1 rose.jpg flower [countable]HBPDLG a flower that often has a pleasant smell, and is usually red, pink, white, or yellow, or the bush that this flower grows on a dozen red roses A large bouquet of roses arrived on her desk. rose bushes2 colour [uncountable]CC a pink colour3 something is not a bed of roses4 put the roses back in somebody’s cheeks5 be coming up roses6 come out of something/come up smelling of roses7 for water [countable] British EnglishDLGTZ a circular piece of metal with holes in it that is attached to the end of a pipe or watering can so that liquid comes out in several thin streams
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roseShe could see Alison's roses and felt them to be a rebuke.And thank you for the roses.Another very successful collection of my pictures has been made by a lady who is very keen on yellow roses.rose bushesShe did not want a small army camping indefinitely among her flowerbeds and rose bushes.Then, a little higher, it surprised them, suddenly unveiling green pasture and rose bushes with delicate pink blossom.Inside, the complex is immaculate, with neatly trimmed shrubs and rose bushes lining each building.But the best were his rose bushes, a type you don't often see now.I thought the rose bushes were beautiful, too.I made a picture from the same flowers to show what the rose bushes would yield the following summer.