8 letter word starting with rose

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
rosebush noun The bush or shrub which bears roses.
rose-cut adjective Cut flat on the reverse, and with a convex face formed of triangular facets in rows; — said of diamonds and other precious stones. See Rose diamond, under Rose. Cf. Brilliant, n.
rosedrop noun A lozenge having a rose flavor., A kind of earring., A ruddy eruption upon the nose caused by drinking ardent spirits; a grog blossom.
rosefish noun A large marine scorpaenoid food fish (Sebastes marinus) found on the northern coasts of Europe and America. called also red perch, hemdurgan, Norway haddok, and also, erroneously, snapper, bream, and bergylt.
rosehead noun See Rose, n., 4., A many-sided pyramidal head upon a nail; also a nail with such a head.
roselite noun A hydrous arsenite of cobalt, occuring in small red crystals, allied to erythrite.
rosemary noun A labiate shrub (Rosmarinus officinalis) with narrow grayish leaves, growing native in the southern part of France, Spain, and Italy, also in Asia Minor and in China. It has a fragrant smell, and a warm, pungent, bitterish taste. It is used in cookery, perfumery, etc., and is an emblem of fidelity or constancy.
rose-red adjective Red as a rose; specifically (Zool.), of a pure purplish red color.
roseroot noun A fleshy-leaved herb (Rhodiola rosea); rosewort; — so called because the roots have the odor of roses.
rosewood noun A valuable cabinet wood of a dark red color, streaked and variegated with black, obtained from several tropical leguminous trees of the genera Dalbergia and Machaerium. The finest kind is from Brazil, and is said to be from the Dalbergia nigra.
roseworm noun The larva of any one of several species of lepidopterous insects which feed upon the leaves, buds, or blossoms of the rose, especially Cacaecia rosaceana, which rolls up the leaves for a nest, and devours both the leaves and buds.
rosewort noun Roseroot., Any plant nearly related to the rose.