How to use rosebud in a sentence
If there was one of these Citizen Kane biographies about me, like the rosebud at the end would be a copy of MAD comics.'They're Authoritarians, Dammit!' Art Spiegelman On the School Board That Cancelled 'Maus' | Karl Vick | February 11, 2022 | Time
Bauer literally had a rosebud moment, but may not have had a figurative one.
“The ‘rosebud’ moment was realizing how we would only know whether that ‘future’ was true when the future was history,” she said.
From the rise of the rosebud niche to headlines about STDs outbreaks, the XXX industry may be commercially icky.Too Hot for Google: Why The Internet Giant Is Scared of Porn | Aurora Snow | July 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Decades later, an Ailes colleague called the incident “his rosebud story.”Speed Read: 25 Extraordinary Roger Ailes Revelations From ‘The Loudest Voice in the Room’ | Lloyd Grove | January 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
When the snow-filled glasses falls from his hand and he says, “rosebud.”Mel Brooks’s 11 Favorite Movie Scenes: ‘Psycho’ to ‘Some Like It Hot’ | Mel Brooks | May 20, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
These transactions failed, and poor Pocahontas, the rosebud, remained a captive.The Childhood of Distinguished Women | Selina A. Bower
The rosebud River is so named because the valley through which it meanders is a garden of roses.
He was playing with a rosebud he had plucked from a vase near, but as unconscious of its beauty as of the lateness of the hour.Alone | Marion Harland
There were garlands of rosebuds on the wallpaper and the furniture was covered with rosebud chintz.The Butterfly House | Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
That means Leila is going to walk in at the last minute with our rosebud girl on her arm, Martha Merrick declared.Marjorie Dean College Freshman | Pauline Lester
British Dictionary definitions for rosebud
the bud of a rose
literary a pretty young woman
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