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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From roze(rose) +‎ -ains.

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AdjectiveEdit

rožains (def. rožainais, comp. rožaināks, sup. visrožainākais; adv. rožaini)

  1. light red, rosy
    rožaina gaisma‎ ― rosy, pink light
    rožains zieds‎ ― rosy, pink flower
    rožains tērps‎ ― rosy, pink dress
    rožains krāsas tonis‎ ― rosy tone of color
    rožaini vaigi‎ ― rosy cheeks
  2. (figuratively) too good, pretty, optimistic
    redzēt visu rožainā gaismā‎ ― to see everything in a rosy light
    rožainas cerības‎ ― rosy expectations
    skatīties uz dzīvi caur rožainām brillēm‎ ― to see (lit. look at) life through rosy glasses

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