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Synonyms for root

sense of belonging

put down roots

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  • settle
  • set up home
  • get established
  • make your home
  • establish yourself

root and branch: complete

root and branch: completely

root for someone

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root something or someone out: get rid of

root something or someone out: discover

take root: take hold

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take root: germinate

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Synonyms for root

a fundamental principle or underlying concept

a point of origin from which ideas or influences, for example, originate

the main part of a word to which affixes are attached

to implant so deeply as to make change nearly impossible

to express approval, especially by clapping

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(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed

a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number

the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation

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someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)

a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes

the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support

take root and begin to grow

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come into existence, originate

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plant by the roots

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dig with the snout

become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style

cause to take roots

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