pasture rose


noun

a bristly-stemmed rose, Rosa carolina, of the eastern U.S., having slender, straight thorns and large, solitary, rose-pink flowers.

Nearby words

  1. pastry cream,
  2. pastry tube,
  3. pasturable,
  4. pasturage,
  5. pasture,
  6. pastureland,
  7. pasty,
  8. pasty-faced,
  9. pat,
  10. pat on the back

Origin of pasture rose

An Americanism dating back to 1930–35

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