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rose pink

a light pinkish red color.
Origin of rose pink
First recorded in 1725-35
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rose-pink, adjective Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Her white and rose pink face had a high arched nose, and was proud and saucy.

    Lazarre Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • Thereupon he released six, keeping only the rose pink, of which he took the Command.

    Pirates Anonymous
  • Put into a pint of cold-drawn linseed oil, four pennyworth of alkanet root, and two pennyworth of rose pink.

  • I was wondering how rose pink would go with your complexion.

    Prince Hagen Upton Sinclair
  • Its fore wings are light grey, often tinged with rose pink, and marked with dark grey.

    Butterflies and Moths William S. Furneaux
  • The mountains were turning from the rose pink of early morning.

    The Killer Stewart Edward White
  • They are rose pink and really as big as small rambler roses, each head hanging down on its long stalk.

    A Journal from Japan Marie Carmichael Stopes
  • The curtains to the windows were white, but lined with rose pink; they were looped back with knots of pink ribbons.

    Ester Ried Yet Speaking Isabella Alden
  • Each had a large rug of plain velvet carpeting; Dotty's rose pink and Dolly's moss green.

    Two Little Women Carolyn Wells
  • She dropped her dainty lids, the rose pink deepened in her cheeks, and she gave a slow, sweet sigh.

    A Fair Mystery Bertha M. Clay

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