Associations to the word «Rooted»


ROOTED, adjective. Fixed in one position; immobile; unable to move.
ROOTED, adjective. (figuratively) Ingrained, as through repeated use; entrenched; habitual or instinctive.
ROOTED, adjective. (figuratively) (usually with "in") Having a basic or fundamental connection (to a thing); based, originating (from).
ROOTED, adjective. (mathematics) (graph theory) (of a tree or graph) Having a root.
ROOTED, adjective. (slang) In trouble or in strife, screwed.
ROOTED, adjective. (Australia) (New Zealand) (slang) Broken, damaged, non-functional.
ROOTED, adjective. (computing) (uncomparable) Having a root (superuser) account that has been compromised.
ROOTED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of root
ROOTED FOR, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of root for

Dictionary definition

ROOTED, adjective. Absolutely still; "frozen with horror"; "they stood rooted in astonishment".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.