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Meaning of ROUGE

Pronunciation:  roozh

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks
  2. [v]  redden by applying rouge to; of cheeks

ROUGE is a 5 letter word that starts with R.


 Synonyms: blusher, paint
 See Also: make up, makeup, make-up, war paint



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Rouge\, a. [F., fr. L. rubeus red, akin to rubere to be
    red, ruber red. See {Red}.]
    red. [R.]
    {Rouge et noir}[F., red and black], a game at cards in which
       persons play against the owner of the bank; -- so called
       because the table around which the players sit has certain
       compartments colored red and black, upon which the stakes
       are deposited. --Hoyle.
  2. \Rouge\, n. [F.]
    1. (Chem.) A red amorphous powder consisting of ferric oxide.
       It is used in polishing glass, metal, or gems, and as a
       cosmetic, etc. Called also {crocus}, {jeweler's rouge},
    2. A cosmetic used for giving a red color to the cheeks or
       lips. The best is prepared from the dried flowers of the
       safflower, but it is often made from carmine. --Ure.
  3. \Rouge\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rouged}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Rouging} .]
    To paint the face or cheeks with rouge.
  4. \Rouge\, v. t.
    To tint with rouge; as, to rouge the face or the cheeks.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are wearing or putting on rouge means that you will obtain your desires through deceitful ways. Seeing others with rouge on their face indicates that you are being cleverly manipulated to further the gains of a deceitful person. Dreaming that rouge is coming off of your face means that you will be humiliated before your rival and lose your lover at the same time.