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Definition of rosy adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (rosier, rosiest)
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  1. 1pink and pleasant in appearance She had rosy cheeks. The sky was turning rosy over the harbor.
  2. 2likely to be good or successful synonym hopeful The future is looking very rosy for our company. She painted a rosy picture of their life together in Italy (= made it appear to be very good and perhaps better than it really was).
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