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ROOT

'ROOT' is a 4 letter word starting with R and ending with T

Crossword clues for 'ROOT'

ClueAnswer
Part of a plant (4)ROOT
Radish or turnip (4)ROOT
Underlying cause (4)ROOT
Cheer (for) (4)ROOT
Underground part of a plant (4)ROOT
File system's master directory (4)ROOT
Jícama or ginger (4)ROOT
Part of a carrot (4)ROOT
Plant part (4)ROOT
Plant anchor (4)ROOT
Carrot or turnip, e.g. (4)ROOT
Square __ (4)ROOT
Basic source (4)ROOT
Underground plant part (4)ROOT
Underground supporter (4)ROOT
Bottom of plant (4)ROOT
Part of a tooth (4)ROOT
Repeated word in "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" (4)ROOT
Dig for truffles (4)ROOT
Basic part (4)ROOT

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for ROOT

3 letter words

BED - BUD - DIG - FIX - JAM - PRY - SET - TAP

4 letter words

BASE - BULB - CLAP - CORE - CORM - ETCH - FIND - GERM - GROW - GRUB - HAIL - HEAD - HUNT - LEAF - NOSE - PACK - PITH - POKE - RIOT - RISE - ROOT - SEAT - SEED - SEEK - SOUL - STEM - WELL

5 letter words

AFFIX - BASIC - BASIS - BED ON - BOOST - CATCH - CAUSE - CHEER - DELVE - DIG UP - EGG ON - EMBED - FOUND - FOUNT - FRISK - GROPE - HEART - HIE ON - HOUSE - IMBED - INFIX - LEAVE - LODGE - MORPH - PLANT - PRINT - QUICK - RADIX - ROOTS - SET IN - SET ON - SHOOT - STAMP - STICK - STOCK - STUFF - THEME - TUBER - WEDGE

6 letter words

ANCHOR - BOTTOM - BULBIL - BURROW - CENTER - CENTRE - CRADLE - DEFINE - DIG OUT - ENCORE - EPONYM - ETYMON - FAMILY - FERRET - FORAGE - GOAD ON - GROUND - IMPACT - MARROW - ORIGIN - PARENT - PREFIX - ROOT ON - ROOT UP - SEARCH - SETTLE - SOURCE - SPREAD - SPRING - SPROUT - SPUR ON - SUFFIX - THRIVE - TURN UP - UPROOT - URGE ON - WHENCE - WHIP ON - WHOLLY

7 letter words

ACCLAIM - APPLAUD - BEDROCK - BUILD ON - BURGEON - CHEER ON - COGNATE - CONFIRM - CUTTING - DEEP-DYE - DESCENT - DESTROY - DEVELOP - DOUBLET - DRIVE ON - ELEMENT - ENGRAFT - ENGRAVE - ESSENCE - EXPLORE - FOOTING - FORMULA - FOUND ON - GEMMATE - GENESIS - HOUND ON - HURRY ON - IMPLANT - IMPRESS - IMPRINT - INGRAIN - LEAF OUT - LINEAGE - ORIGINS - OVERRUN - RADICAL - RADICLE - RANSACK - RHIZOME - ROOT FOR - ROOT OUT - RUMMAGE - SHOOT UP - SPEED ON - SUPPORT - TAPROOT - TOTALLY - UNCOVER - UNEARTH - UPSPEAR - UTTERLY

8 letter words

ARGUMENT - BOTTOM ON - DISCOVER - ENCLITIC - ENTIRELY - ENTRENCH - EQUATION - FLOURISH - FOUNTAIN - FREE FORM - GROUND ON - GROW RANK - HASTEN ON - HERITAGE - INSCRIBE - MORPHEME - ORIGINAL - OVERGROW - PARADIGM - PEDIGREE - PUT FORTH - RESEARCH - SPROUT UP - TAKE ROOT - TUBERCLE - UNDERLIE - UPSPROUT - VEGETATE - WELLHEAD

9 letter words

ACCIDENCE - ALLOMORPH - ANCESTORS - BEGINNING - ELIMINATE - ENCOURAGE - ERADICATE - ESTABLISH - EXTIRPATE - FOREBEARS - FORMATIVE - GENEALOGY - GERMINATE - GIVE A HAND - GO THROUGH - HEAR IT FOR - INCEPTION - LOOK ROUND - LUXURIATE - PRIMITIVE - PROCLITIC - PULLULATE - RADICALLY - ROOTSTOCK - STICK FAST - SUBSTANCE - UNDERGIRD

10 letter words

AFFIXATION - BIRTHPLACE - BURST FORTH - COMPLETELY - CONCEPTION - DECLENSION - DERIVATION - DERIVATIVE - FAMILY TREE - FATHERLAND - FOUNDATION - GRASS ROOTS - GROUNDWORK - IC ANALYSIS - INFIXATION - INFLECTION - LOOK AROUND - MORPHEMICS - MORPHOLOGY - MOTHERLAND - NOSE AROUND - POKE AROUND - PROVENANCE - PUT OUT BUDS - ROCK BOTTOM - STEREOTYPE - STRIKE ROOT - SUBSTRATUM - WELLSPRING

11 letter words

ANTECEDENTS - CONJUGATION - EXTERMINATE - FOREFATHERS - LOOK THROUGH - ORIGINATION - PREFIXATION - PROVENIENCE - SMELL AROUND - SUFFIXATION

12 letter words

BRING TO LIGHT - CLAP THE HANDS - COMMENCEMENT - ESSENTIALITY - FOUNTAINHEAD - PREDECESSORS - QUINTESSENCE - UNDERPINNING

13 letter words

BEAT THE BUSHES - BOUND MORPHEME - ROOT AND BRANCH - SEARCH THROUGH - WORD FORMATION - WORD-FORMATION

14 letter words

INFRASTRUCTURE - PUT FORTH LEAVES

15 letter words

MORPHOPHONEMICS

16 letter words

DIFFERENCE OF FORM

17 letter words

MORPHEMIC ANALYSIS

28 letter words

IMMEDIATE CONSTITUENT ANALYSIS

Definition of root

  • take root and begin to grow; "this plant roots quickly"
  • cause to take roots
  • plant by the roots
  • come into existence, originate; "The problem roots in her depression"
  • the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support
  • (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; "thematic vowels are part of the stem"
  • (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground
  • a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number

Anagrams of root

OORT - ROTO - TOOR - TORO



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