Basically; fundamentally: it is a moral question at root
More example sentences
- Despite the length of my approach to it the question is, at root, quite a short one.
- And if in spite or because of new learning people still inhabit that universe then it's going to have a very profound effect on whether you accept at root the fundamental principles of western psychology for dealing with your problems.
- But because the subordination is inspired at root by anxiety and denial, it is not a peaceable subordination.
Definition of at root in:
- The US English dictionary