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We have found multiple words root. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

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root English (Verb Noun) (computing, slang, transitive) To break into a computer system and obtain root access.. To be firmly fixed; to be established.. To fix the root; to enter the earth, as roots; to take root and [...](computing, slang, transitive) To break into a computer system and obtain root access.. To be firmly fixed; to be established.. To fix the root; to enter the earth, as roots; to take root and [...]
root English (Noun Verb) (Australia, New Zealand, vulgar, slang) A sexual partner.. (Australia, New Zealand, vulgar, slang) An act of sexual intercourse. (Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, vulgar, slang) To have sexual [...](Australia, New Zealand, vulgar, slang) A sexual partner.. (Australia, New Zealand, vulgar, slang) An act of sexual intercourse. (Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, vulgar, slang) To have sexual [...]
root English (Verb) (intransitive, with "for" or "on", US) To cheer (on); to show support (for) and hope for the success of. (See root for.) [late 19th century].(intransitive, with "for" or "on", US) To cheer (on); to show support (for) and hope for the success of. (See root for.) [late 19th century].

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