Word of the Week: Roseate (ROH-zee-ut)

Definition (Adjective)

1. resembling a rose especially in color
2. overly optimistic : viewed favorably

In Context

“… the Catalan channels, richly funded by the local parliament and putting nationalist devotees in charge, has created a roseate picture of independence that simply doesn’t fit the facts.”

Peter Preston, The Observer (London), 10 Dec. 2017