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Overview of verb root

The verb root has 6 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) root

(take root and begin to grow; "this plant roots quickly")

2. root

(come into existence, originate; "The problem roots in her depression")

3. root

(plant by the roots)

4. rout, root, rootle

(dig with the snout; "the pig was rooting for truffles")

5. settle, root, take root, steady down, settle down

(become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style; "He finally settled down")

6. root

(cause to take roots)


Overview of adj rooted

The adj rooted has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. frozen, rooted, stock-still

(absolutely still; "frozen with horror"; "they stood rooted in astonishment")

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