How to spell Rose

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1)   - imp. of Rise.
2)  n. - A flower and shrub of any species of the genus Rosa, of which there are many species, mostly found in the morthern hemispere
3)  n. - A knot of ribbon formed like a rose; a rose knot; a rosette, esp. one worn on a shoe.
4)  n. - A rose window. See Rose window, below.
5)  n. - A perforated nozzle, as of a pipe, spout, etc., for delivering water in fine jets; a rosehead; also, a strainer at the foot of a pump.
6)  n. - The erysipelas.
7)  n. - The card of the mariner's compass; also, a circular card with radiating lines, used in other instruments.
8)  n. - The color of a rose; rose-red; pink.
9)  n. - A diamond. See Rose diamond, below.
10)  v. t. - To render rose-colored; to redden; to flush.
11)  v. t. - To perfume, as with roses.
12)  v. - To have the aspect or the effect of rising.
13)  v. - To appear above the horizont, as the sun, moon, stars, and the like.
14)  v. - To become apparent; to emerge into sight; to come forth; to appear; as, an eruption rises on the skin; the land rises to view to one sailing toward the shore.
15)  v. - To become perceptible to other senses than sight; as, a noise rose on the air; odor rises from the flower.
16)  v. - To have a beginning; to proceed; to originate; as, rivers rise in lakes or springs.
17)  v. - To increase in size, force, or value; to proceed toward a climax.
18)  v. - To increase in power or fury; -- said of wind or a storm, and hence, of passion.
19)  v. - To become of higher value; to increase in price.
20)  v. - To become larger; to swell; -- said of a boil, tumor, and the like.
21)  v. - To increase in intensity; -- said of heat.
22)  v. - To become louder, or higher in pitch, as the voice.
23)  v. - To increase in amount; to enlarge; as, his expenses rose beyond his expectations.
24)  v. - In various figurative senses.
25)  v. - To become excited, opposed, or hostile; to go to war; to take up arms; to rebel.
26)  v. - To attain to a better social position; to be promoted; to excel; to succeed.
27)  v. - To become more and more dignified or forcible; to increase in interest or power; -- said of style, thought, or discourse; as, to rise in force of expression; to rise in eloquence; a story rises in interest.
28)  v. - To come to mind; to be suggested; to occur.
29)  v. - To come; to offer itself.
30)  v. - To ascend from the grave; to come to life.
31)  v. - To terminate an official sitting; to adjourn; as, the committee rose after agreeing to the report.
32)  v. - To ascend on a musical scale; to take a higher pith; as, to rise a tone or semitone.
33)  v. - To be lifted, or to admit of being lifted, from the imposing stone without dropping any of the type; -- said of a form.
34)  n. - The act of rising, or the state of being risen.
35)  n. - The distance through which anything rises; as, the rise of the thermometer was ten degrees; the rise of the river was six feet; the rise of an arch or of a step.
36)  n. - Land which is somewhat higher than the rest; as, the house stood on a rise of land.
37)  n. - Spring; source; origin; as, the rise of a stream.
38)  n. - Appearance above the horizon; as, the rise of the sun or of a planet.
39)  n. - Increase; advance; augmentation, as of price, value, rank, property, fame, and the like.
40)  n. - Increase of sound; a swelling of the voice.
41)  n. - Elevation or ascent of the voice; upward change of key; as, a rise of a tone or semitone.
42)  n. - The spring of a fish to seize food (as a fly) near the surface of the water.





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