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General Crossword Questions for “rosy”

  • Blushing - optimistic
  • Optimistic
  • Dawn's fingers so promising?

Encyclopedia

  • Rosy retrospection refers to the finding that subjects later rate past events more positively than they had actually rated them when the event occurred, reminiscent of the Latin phrase memoria praeteritorum bonorum ("The past is always recalled to be good". — “Rosy retrospection - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Rosy Starling, or Rose-coloured Starling, Sturnus roseus is a passerine bird in the starling family Sturnidae. The Rosy Starling is a bird of steppe and open agricultural land. — “Rosy Starling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Rosy Barbs natively live in lakes and fast flowing water in a subtropical climate. Rosy barb has been successfully hybridized with the Tiger Barb (Puntius tetrazona), ie crossing female Tiger Barb with male Rosy Barb. — “Rosy barb - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Ah! ma chere fille! said I, as she tripp'd by from her matins–you look as rosy as the morning (for the sun was rising, and it made the compliment the more gracious)–No; it can't be that, quoth a fourth–(she made a curt'sy to me–I kiss'd my hand) 'tis debt, continued he: 'Tis certainly for debt; quoth a fifth; I would not pay that gentleman's debts, quoth Ace, for a thousand pounds; nor would I, quoth Size, for six times the sum–Well thrown, Size-ace, again! quoth I;–but I have no debt but the debt of Nature, and I want but patience of her, and I will pay her every farthing I owe her–How can you be so hard-hearted, Madam, to arrest a poor traveller going along without molestation to any one upon his lawful occasions? do stop that death-looking, long-striding scoundrel of a scare-sinner, who is posting after me–he never would have followed me but for you–if it be but for a stage or two, just to give me start of him, I beseech you, madam–do, dear lady–... — “Tristram Shandy” by Laurence Sterne
  • Fair hair in little curls, like a lamb's, full little rosy lips, tiny feet, a charmer!... — “Crime and punishment” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Awaken therefore that gentle passion in every swain: for lo! adorned with all the charms in which nature can array her; bedecked with beauty, youth, sprightliness, innocence, modesty, and tenderness, breathing sweetness from her rosy lips, and darting brightness from her sparkling eyes, the lovely Sophia comes! — “Tom Jones” by Henry Fielding
  • His voice was drumlike, loud and low, His face suffused with rosy glow. — “Ramayana” by Valmiki
  • "All right, show her up, it's Miss Jo," said Laurie, going to the door of his little parlor to meet Jo, who appeared, looking rosy and quite at her ease, with a covered dish in one hand and Beth's three kittens in the other. — “Little Women” by Louisa M. Alcott
  • However, both the friends felt that the thing looked rosy indeed when one day Nastasia informed them that she would give her final answer on the evening of her birthday, which anniversary was due in a very short time. — “The Idiot” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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