not all roses Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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not all roses

(also not a bed of roses) If a ​situation is not all ​roses, there are ​unpleasant things to ​deal with as well as the ​pleasantones: Being in a ​relationship is not all ​roses, you ​know.
(Definition of not all roses from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not all roses”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不尽如人意, 并非尽善尽美…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不盡如人意, 並非盡善盡美…
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