Enroot
Enroot En*root", v. t. To fix by the root; to fix fast; to implant deep. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • enroot — [en ro͞ot′, inro͞ot′] vt. [ EN 1 + ROOT1] to implant firmly or deeply: used chiefly in the passive …   English World dictionary

  • enroot — ə̇n, en+ verb Etymology: en (I) + root (n.) transitive verb : to fix by or as if by roots : establish the Negro, an immigrant like the white man and now as enrooted Geographical Review …   Useful english dictionary

  • enroot — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English Date: 15th century establish, implant …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • enroot — /en rooht , root /, v.t. 1. to fix by the root. 2. to attach or place securely; implant deeply. [1480 90; EN 1 + ROOT1] * * * …   Universalium

  • enroot — verb To take root …   Wiktionary

  • enroot — v. implant deeply; establish firmly by roots …   English contemporary dictionary

  • enroot — en·root …   English syllables

  • enroot — en•root [[t]ɛnˈrut, ˈrʊt[/t]] v. t. 1) to fix by the root 2) to attach or place securely; implant deeply • Etymology: 1480–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • enroot — /ɛnˈrut/ (say en rooht), /ən / (say uhn ) verb (t) 1. to fix by the root. 2. to fix fast; implant deeply …   Australian English dictionary

  • Enrace — En*race , v. t. [Pref. en + race lineage.] To enroot; to implant. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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