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adjective as in painted

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Hester—small, animated, highly rouged—opened the ball, and danced until the small hours “with astonishing elasticity.”

Then there was the very pretty, but much be-powdered and rouged girl behind them in number nine.

But the next moment the blood faded from her slightly rouged cheeks, for Lienhard—was it possible, was it imaginable?

You could see he was ready for the enemy—his dark-rouged cheeks, his penciled eyebrows proved it.

Repellier's quick eye noticed that her cheeks were rouged, and that a touch of crimson had been added to her usually pale lips.

Her rouged lips were tinted a carmine so bright that they looked like a wound across her white face.


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rouged, such as: colored, daubed, null, powdered, and reddened.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.