No amount of rouge will ever camouflage rhetoric and sophistry.
The heralds in their tabards were marvellous to behold, and a nod from rouge Croix gave me the keenest gratification.
A blonde should not apply the rouge full strength, as it is too dark for her.
Perhaps this report arose from the fact of a rouge pot having been found in the school.
She went down to Adle: "Give me your mistress's rouge," she said.
From five in the evening, with various alternations of chance, he hung over the bank of rouge et noir.
A spot of colour, brighter than any rouge, burned on her cheeks.
“Yes, with leather and rouge,” said Uncle Richard, as he too put on his glasses and examined the surface carefully.
A touch of rouge upon your cheek, and you are quite an angel.
Another pale-faced reader, who asks if she shall put on rouge.
1753, in cosmetic sense, "blush," from French rouge "red coloring matter," noun use of adjective "red" (12c.), from Latin rubeus, related to ruber "red" (see red). Replaced native paint in this sense. The verb is attested from 1777. Related: Rouged; rouging. The same word had been borrowed from French in Middle English with the sense "red color; red" (early 15c.).