GRE Word List


resembling a rose especially in color

The meaning of the word roseate is resembling a rose especially in color.

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cornucopiaa curved, hollow goat's horn or similarly shaped receptacle (such as a horn-shaped basket) that is overflowing especially with fruit and vegetables (such as gourds, ears of corn, apples, and grapes) and that is used as a decorative motif emblematic of abundance
morosehaving a sullen and gloomy disposition
skirmisha minor fight in war usually incidental to larger movements
equitablehaving or exhibiting equity : dealing fairly and equally with all concerned
explicitfully revealed or expressed without vagueness, implication, or ambiguity : leaving no question as to meaning or intent
similea figure of speech comparing two unlike things that is often introduced by like or as (as in cheeks like roses) compare metaphor
privationan act or instance of depriving : deprivation
adventthe period beginning four Sundays before Christmas and observed by some Christians as a season of prayer and fasting
shearto cut off the hair from