Definition of sweetheart rose in English:

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sweetheart rose

noun

North American
A rose with small pink, white, or yellow flowers that are particularly attractive as buds.
Example sentences
  • The sweetheart rose, has a long season of boutonniere-type buds that open into fragrant pink blooms.
  • After purchasing a dozen red sweetheart roses, I called a taxi, directing the driver to Jen's grave once again.
  • Clutching the bag to her heart as if it were a bouquet of sweetheart roses, she smiled benevolently at him.

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Syllabification: sweet·heart rose

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