rose cold

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Origin of rose cold

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75

Words Nearby rose cold Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use rose cold in a sentence

  • For many years the fluid extract of rosin-weed has been known in my family as a remedy for rose-cold and hay fever.

    The Treatment of Hay Fever | George Frederick Laidlaw
  • At about the age of sixteen I developed a rose-cold that began in June and extended into September.

    The Treatment of Hay Fever | George Frederick Laidlaw
  • This is often called "spring catarrh" or "rose cold" and seems often to be associated with the pollen of flowers.

    Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh
  • The latter part of May and nearly all June, rose cold or June cold is prevalent.

    The Voice | Frank E. Miller
  • The great marble pillars rose cold and magnificent in four stately rows, on all sides of the high-vaulted apartment.

    A Friend of Caesar | William Stearns Davis