Share this entry

rosy
American English: /ˈroʊzi/
British English: /ˈrəʊzi/

Translation of rosy in Spanish:

adjective rosier, rosiest

  • (cheeks)
    sonrosado
    (prospects/outlook)
    halagüeño
    optimista
    Example sentences
    • The sun turned his skin a lovely rosy pink color.
    • Her skin was rosy from the sun's prolonged touch, and her short, feathery hair was limp.
    • As if on cue, my face bloomed into a deep rosy pink.
    Example sentences
    • At some point, and it will probably be sooner than the current rosy forecasts suggest, the on-line ad market will take a dip.
    • Management keeps making rosy promises it can't keep and issuing financial forecasts it can't meet, they say.
    • The cheery optimism that produced those rosy budget surplus forecasts of yesteryear is long gone.

Definition of rosy in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: