Definitions for take root

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. settle, root, take root, steady down, settle down(verb)

    become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style

    "He finally settled down"

Wiktionary

  1. take root(Verb)

    To grow roots into soil.

  2. take root(Verb)

    To become established, to take hold.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richard Lebowitz:

    It will help clear out viral particles you've breathed in during the day before they take root in your system.

  2. David Ehrenberg:

    And to some extent( we) proved a concept -- that manufacturing and industrial and creative companies would want to take root in Brooklyn.

  3. Koji Nagai:

    Leaving aside the BOJ's 2 percent target, it's not yet clear whether inflation of over 1 percent will take root, japan could even return to deflation.

  4. Johann von Goethe:

    All truly wise thoughts have been thought already thousands of times but to make them truly ours, we must think them over again honestly, till they take root in our personal experience.

  5. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    All truly wise thoughts have been thoughts already thousands of times; but to make them truly ours, we must think them over again honestly, till they take root in our personal experience.


Translations for take root

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Wurzeln schlagenGerman
  • vakiintua, juurtuaFinnish
  • prendre racine, racinerFrench
  • укорениться, [[пускать]] [[корень, приняться, укореняться, [[пустить]] [[корень, приниматьсяRussian
  • ukorijenitiSerbo-Croatian
  • mọc rễVietnamese
  • vulikönVolapük

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