adjective, ros·i·er, ros·i·est.
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Even that scenario turns out to be rosy for the debt buyers.Debt Collectors Have Made a Fortune This Year. Now They’re Coming for More.|by Paul Kiel and Jeff Ernsthausen|October 5, 2020|ProPublica
Oil majors have been writing down assets, financial institutions are turning away from oil investments, and plastics are likely to substantially underperform the industry’s rosy projections.On climate change, oil and gas companies have a long way to go|David Roberts|September 25, 2020|Vox
The picture in New York, the epicenter of the pandemic in the spring, is far less rosy.One pandemic, two recoveries: New Yorkers are three times more likely to be jobless than Nebraskans|Lance Lambert|September 23, 2020|Fortune
While people quickly began to consider this a win for ranking purposes, the picture wasn’t as rosy as it was made out to be.
Klein paints a rosy picture of the charter schools, while admitting that not all outperformed traditional public schools.
With her sweet smile, rosy cheeks, and wavy white-blond hair, she found money was easy to come by.
At that moment Constance appeared and grew pale and rosy by turns as Louis bent over her small gloved fingers.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And there things did not look as rosy as the better diplomatic atmosphere.Behind the Smiles in Geneva, No Concrete Progress in Iran Negotiations|Michael Adler|October 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And yet I've often wondered if that message is almost too rosy.‘The Feminine Mystique’ at 50, Part 2: Three Feminists on What It Means Today|Jessica Bennett, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, Alisa Solomon|February 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She almost always wore a pleasant smile on her rosy lips; a light of loving tenderness generally shone in her soft blue eyes.Minnie Brown|Daniel Wise
"She has a strange assortment of alte Schachteln here," he said, after a pause during which his thoughts were rosy.The Benefactress|Elizabeth Beauchamp
From his rosy turban depended a tremulous aigrette of brilliants,73 blazing with a thousand shifting tints.Alroy|Benjamin Disraeli
Suddenly she threw back her head; her chip hat fell back from her face, rosy with a dawning inspiration!From Sand Hill to Pine|Bret Harte
But Rosy see 'em coming, jammed the tiller over, the boom swung across and swept the three overboard pretty as you please.Cape Cod Stories|Joseph C. Lincoln