Definition of rosette noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//rəʊˈzet//
    ; NAmE NAmE//roʊˈzet//
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  1. 1a round decoration made of ribbon that is worn by supporters of a political party or sports team, or to show that somebody has won a prize
  2. 2a thing that has the shape of a rose The leaves formed a dark green rosette. Pipe rosettes of cream around the top of the cake.
  3. Word Originmid 18th cent.: from French, diminutive of rose.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: rosette