Definition of roseous in English:

roseous

adjective

  • Rose-like, especially in colour.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Holme (1627–1700), herald painter. From classical Latin roseus made of roses, rose-coloured (from rosa + -eus: see -eous) + -ous.

Pronunciation

roseous

/ˈrəʊzɪəs/