rose quartz ExamplesWord Origin noun
- a rose-red to pink variety of crystalline quartz usually found in massive form and used as a gem or ornamental stone.
Origin of rose quartz First recorded in 1810–20 Examples from the Web for rose quartz Historical Examples of rose quartz
Considered as a commercial asset, the Rose-Quartz Spring was dead.
Charles Asbury Stephens
Through small square panes of rose-quartz the citizens looked from their houses.
Edward J. M. D. Plunkett, Lord Dunsany
British Dictionary definitions for rose quartz rose quartz noun
- a rose-pink often translucent variety of quartz that is used for ornaments