deep-rooted

adjective
deep-root·ed | \ˈdēp-ˈrü-təd, -ˈru̇-\

Definition of deep-rooted 

: deeply implanted or established a deep-rooted loyalty

First Known Use of deep-rooted

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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deep-rooted

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of deep-rooted

: existing for a long time and very difficult to change : firmly established

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