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English definition of “not all roses”

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 pleasant ones: Being in a relationship is not all roses, you know.Quite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable
(Definition of not all roses from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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