Idiom of the day : (26 oct 2017)

✔See through rose-coloured glasses | rose-colored glasses



If someone sees things through rose-coloured glasses, they see things as being better than they really are.

For example:

  • Tina sees things through rose-coloured glasses, so when things aren’t going very well, she won’t do anything to improve the situation.
  • If you have the courage and maturity to see things as they really are, you’ll no longer need to see things through rose-colored glasses.

Note: 1. “Rose-coloured glasses” is British spelling and “rose-colored glasses” is American spelling.

2.This idiom can also be expressed as “see through rose-tinted glasses” or “see through rose-tinted spectacles”.