rose-coloured glasses

rose-coloured glasses

  (British & Australian) also rose-colored glasses/rose-coloured spectacles (American & Australian/British)
if someone thinks about or looks at something with rose-coloured glasses, they think it is more pleasant than it really is She's nostalgic for a past that she sees through rose-colored glasses.
See also: glass
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For instance, you may feel that bad things won't happen to you, and if they do, you still remain positive and see that negative event through rose-coloured glasses.
uk THERE is no need to wear rose-coloured glasses when feasting your eyes on this beautiful sight.
AI have always been accused of viewing the world through rose-coloured glasses, so why stop now?
Let's take the rose-coloured glasses off and face facts.
It's not clear why Israel -- one of the world's most paranoid nations -- is described as a place so trusting and gullible that they need to create a special tactic ("the Tenth Man") to counter their tendency to look at the world through rose-coloured glasses.
If people in this country are not told of the real history, including the contribution of black people, then we will always view the history with rose-coloured glasses.
I have neither a tinted window nor rose-coloured glasses, I take a good look at traffic around me and see everything in black and white.
Stop remembering 'that' person through rose-coloured glasses and focus on the fabulous future.
I think the council are looking at the situation through rose-coloured glasses as they think it will bring more students down here when they see what it on offer.
I think Alex has got rose-coloured glasses on," he said.
It's natural to feel stressed and overwhelmed and it's good you don't have rose-coloured glasses because you will experience ups and downs.
Because if so, the council needs to look at it again without the rose-coloured glasses.
Perhaps she has rose-coloured glasses but all I saw was a Labour administration and an opposition of Plaid and Independent councillors trying our very best to provide services to the people of the borough.
Through rose-coloured glasses - redefining the uae's retail experience O de Rose blossoms with patchwork furniture, pop art and ethnic fashion
My love for music and singing will never change but the rose-coloured glasses are no longer so rosy.