[roh-zair-ee-uh n]


a person who is fond of, develops, or cultivates roses.

Origin of rosarian

First recorded in 1860–65; rose1 + -arian Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for rosarian

Historical Examples of rosarian

  • And here, of course, the rosarian must be guided by his own taste.

    Roses and Rose Growing

    Rose Georgina Kingsley

British Dictionary definitions for rosarian



a person who cultivates roses, esp professionally
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