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Root

Synonyms for root:

Sense 1

rootstock, Provenience, underpin, feed on, infix, underside, prey on, rudiment, fruit, essence, Gravamen, fount.

Sense 2

ingrain, heart, provenance, eradicate, feed off, predicate, tooth, ruminate, stuff, snuff, gist, pith, core, wipe, hub, quintessence, clap, applaud, fountainhead, kernel, annihilate, marrow.

Sense 3

hunt, rub, nub, bottom, focus, obliterate, well, meat, extinguish, abolish, reason, entrench.

Sense 4

found, fountain, parent, center, browse, substance, erase.

Sense 5

graze, mother, lodge.

Sense 6

liquidate, fasten.

Sense 7

quick, cheer.

Sense 8

soul, build.

Sense 9

spirit, remove.

Sense 10

feed.

Tuber

potato.

entrench

ensconce.

insert

implant.

stump

stub.

Sense 1 (noun)

rootstock.

Sense 2 (noun)

reason, heart.

Sense 4 (noun)

meat, core, quintessence, soul, spirit, stuff, gist, marrow, nub, kernel, pith, Gravamen, essence, substance.

Sense 5 (noun)

rudiment.

Sense 7 (noun)

focus, center, hub, quick, bottom.

Sense 8 (noun)

roots.

Sense 10 (noun)

graze, feed off, prey on, feed on, hunt, ruminate, browse, feed.

base, core (noun)

fountain, cause, marrow, reason, nucleus, footing, origin, seed, fountainhead, pith, heart, foundation, inception, quintessence, center, radix, derivation, motive, soul, source, provenance, germ, infrastructure, quick, substance, groundwork, basis, bedrock, bottom, crux, Underpinning, mainspring, nub, well, stem, Provenience, stuff, essence.

beginning (noun)

inception, germ.

bottom (noun)

mainspring, underside, soul.

cause (noun)

evocation, provocation, compunction, grounds, execution, basis, effectuation, motivator, factor, inspiration, enforcement, generation, action, compulsion, elicitation, mainspring, motive, determinant, drive, stimulus, origination, source, force, cause.

fountain (noun)

wellspring.

groundwork (noun)

groundwork.

infrastructure (noun)

infrastructure.

mathematics (noun)

algebra, power, exponent, cube root, logarithm, multiplicand, geometry, dividend, numerator, increment, minuend, formula, denominator, divisor, fraction, quadratics, multiplier, algorithm, antilogarithm, integral, quotient, trigonometry, coefficient, Multiplicator, arithmetic, square root, calculus, multiple, index, radix, reciprocal, cube, differential calculus, subtrahend, modulus.

motive (noun)

stimulus.

root (noun)

radical, ascendent, source, base, beginning, solution, rootle, steady down, ancestor, ascendant, pull, settle, take root, rout, side, tooth root, stem, rootage, basic, origin, etymon, root word, theme, settle down, antecedent.

rudiment (noun)

rudiment.

stub (noun)

stub.

dig and search (verb)

hunt, embed, lodge, ingrain, ferret, place.

install (verb)

implant, position, insert, Instate, fix, establish, initiate, build in, embed, put, connect, ensconce, place, plant, locate, graft, install.

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