What does the word rosewood mean?

Usage examples for rosewood

  1. When it was opened it was found to contain an elegant rosewood piano, and a note in which was written, " A Christmas Gift for Fanny." – Tempest and Sunshine by Mary J. Holmes
  2. The rooms, large and airy, were carpeted with velvet, and adorned with costly marble and rosewood furniture. – Tempest and Sunshine by Mary J. Holmes
  3. In the exact centre of the room was a round rosewood table standing on one leg, and consequently shaky. – Far Off Things by Arthur Machen