Synonyms of root in English:
- 1put down roots
- 2root and branch
- 2 the party wanted a root-and-branch reform of the electoral systemcomplete, total, entire, utter, thorough;
- 3take root
- 2 environmentalism had taken root as a political movement in Europebecome established, establish itself, become fixed, take hold;develop, thrive, flourish
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1 give the shoot a gentle tug to see if it has rooted
take root, grow roots, become established, establish, strike, take
2 June is a good month to begin rooting cuttings
plant, bed out, sow
relating to roots
rhizomorphrelated prefix, as in
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