enroot

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verb en·root \in-ˈrüt, -ˈru̇t\

Definition of enroot

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  establish, implant

Examples of enroot in a sentence

  1. <everyone remembers that special teacher who enrooted within them a love of learning>

  2. <a deeply enrooted tradition of respect for the elderly>

Origin and Etymology of enroot

Middle English


First Known Use: 15th century


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