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What does “yare” mean?

Origin of rose cold

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for rose cold

  • 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