Definition of rosemaling in English:
noun[mass noun] chiefly North American
1940s: from Norwegian, literally 'rose painting'.
- Example sentences
- Give people a severe California-style rambler c. 1960, and by 2003 they've geegawed the lawn, hung kitsch in the windows, rosemaled the letterbox.
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