old rose

rose color with a purplish or grayish cast.


old-rose, adjective
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old rose
a.  a greyish-pink colour
 b.  (as adjective): old-rose gloves

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Example sentences
It is a building of distinction with a pleasing color combination of old rose and dull gold to greet the eye.
He noted that fundraising is complete, and the old rose garden was demolished last fall.
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