rosarian

[ roh-zair-ee-uh n ]
/ roʊˈzɛər i ən /
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noun

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

Nearby words

  1. rosamond,
  2. rosamund,
  3. rosaniline,
  4. rosanna,
  5. rosanne,
  6. rosario,
  7. rosario strait,
  8. rosarium,
  9. rosary,
  10. rosary pea

Origin of rosarian

First recorded in 1860–65; rose1 + -arian

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Examples from the Web for 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

rosarian

/ (rəʊˈzɛərɪən) /

noun

a person who cultivates roses, esp professionally
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