Definition of rose-cheeked in US English:

rose-cheeked

adjective

  • Having ruddy or rose-coloured cheeks; rosy-cheeked.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in William Shakespeare (1564–1616), playwright and poet. From rose + cheeked.

Pronunciation

rose-cheeked

/ˈrəʊztʃiːkt/