verb (used with or without object), roosed, roos·ing, noun
- roosevelt corollary,
- roosevelt dam,
- roosevelt island,
- roosevelt's court packing plan
Origin of roose
Examples from the Web for roose
Roose was careful to let evangelicals explain their beliefs for themselves and sometimes, to fall on their own swords.
"I don't think a student has ever asked me that," the dean told Roose.
Begins, “The roose as saith the philosopher Plinius hath doble verteus.”The Old English Herbals|Eleanour Sinclair Rohde
And after dinner, in the drawing-room, Lady Cecilia did introduce me to two girls—the Roose girls—you know.The Visits of Elizabeth|Elinor Glyn
By a retrospective law, Roose was sentenced to be boiled to death, which was done accordingly.
And this is a perfectly serious question, although it certainly sounds as if it were only intended for a Roose.
c.1200, "to boast;" c.1300, "to praise," Scottish dialect, from Old Norse hrosa "to boast of, to praise." Related: Roosed; roosing. Also as a noun from c.1200.