[ UK /ɹə‍ʊzˈɛt/ ]
[ US /ɹəˈsɛt/ ]
  1. an ornament or pattern resembling a rose that is worn as a badge of office or as recognition of having won an honor
  2. circular window filled with tracery
  3. a cluster of leaves growing in crowded circles from a common center or crown (usually at or close to the ground)
  4. rhizoctinia disease of potatoes
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How To Use rosette In A Sentence

  • In a richly ornamented setting with animals and plants on a red background, in 14 copper rosettes placed between lacunars, there are the Wise Virgins and Foolish Virgins of the New Testament parable; the former hold lighted lamps, the latter have lamps already extinguished.
  • This wall was originally incrusted with rich marbles, and the great dome, adorned with deep coffering in rectangular panels, was decorated with rosettes and mouldings in gilt stucco. A Text-Book of the History of Architecture Seventh Edition, revised
  • Designed with a center emphasis, the fabrics are arranged in rings of hexagons, with four additional rosettes in the corners.
  • In the second example the rosette is substituted for the inner curves of the spiral, and the intermediate space is filled in with the true lotus motive. Pharaohs, Fellahs and Explorers
  • Its flowers nod on frail stalks that spring straight from a rosette of heart-shaped leaves. Times, Sunday Times
  • I even phoned up the AA guide to let them know about it and they have now given Malik's two rosettes.
  • For example, the dark blue triangles on the pink background of the rosettes are barely perceptible in the old photograph and may be missed entirely if the viewer is not aware of the value shift.
  • It is composed of the following stitches: -- Point d'Alençon, point de tulle, English rosettes, Sorrento bars, d'Alençon bars, dotted Venise bars, and the fancy stitch point d'Anvers, which is not a true point lace stitch, but which is much employed in modern point. Beeton's Book of Needlework
  • The rosettes are somewhat flattened and numerous, and give the idea of greenish-white flowers. Hardy Perennials and Old Fashioned Flowers Describing the Most Desirable Plants, for Borders, Rockeries, and Shrubberies.
  • Upon entering the hall from the gallery of the rotunda, the viewer faced the elevated rostrum of the speaker at the south end, located under an arch that featured coffers filled with plaster rosettes.
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