Having a collar of rose-red feathers: noting a collared parrot, Palæornis torquatus, known as the rose-ringed parrakeet. See cut under ring-parrot.
The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)
Use "rose-ringed" in a sentence
"The diverse vegetation communities support a notable resident and migratory bird fauna, including cliff species such as fox-kestrel Falco alopex, Gabar goshawk Melierax gabar, yellow-billed shrike Corvinella corvina scarlet-chested sunbird Chalcomitra senegalensis,, rose-ringed parakeet Psittacula krameri, cliff chat Thamnolea cinnamomeiventris (abundant) and rock dove Columbia livia."
"Maps for Lost Lovers is fraught with images of nature: Jugnus prized moths and butterflies, the peacocks that invade his house after his and Chandas disappearance, the lilacs used to entice fish, the flock of Indian rose-ringed parakeets that mysteriously appear in English gardens."
"The harsh cries of the rose-ringed paroquets give place to the softer call of the slaty-headed species."