Definition of rosewing in English:

rosewing

noun

  • 1US. A North American noctuid moth, Sideridis rosea, with reddish-brown forewings.

  • 2A variety of tumbler pigeon with a round mottled patch of white-tipped feathers on the shoulder.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From rose + wing.

Pronunciation

rosewing

/ˈrəʊzwɪŋ/