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Princeton's WordNet

  1. frozen(p), rooted(p), stock-stilladjective

    absolutely still

    "frozen with horror"; "they stood rooted in astonishment"


  1. rootedadjective

    Fixed in one position; immobile; unable to move.

    She stayed rooted in place.

  2. rootedadjective

    Of a tree, having a root.

  3. rootedadjective

    To be in trouble or strife, screwed.

    I am absolutely rooted if Ferris finds out about this

  4. rootedadjective

    broken, damaged, non-functional.

    I'm going to have to call a mechanic, my car's rooted.

  5. rootedadjective

    Whose root (superuser) account has been compromised.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rooted

    of Root

  2. Rootedadjective

    having taken root; firmly implanted; fixed in the heart

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rooted in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rooted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of rooted in a Sentence

  1. Interior Minister Salameh Hamad:

    I announce to you that this incident was personal and isolated, and is not linked to any group whatsoever. We have no suspicions that he was linked to any extremist group, it is rooted in the shooter’s psychological and financial issue ... He was in a stressed mental position.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    Nor are these policies rooted in religion, in fact, those who selectively use the Bible to justify this cruelty are ignoring a central tenant of Christianity.

  3. Attorney General Loretta Lynch:

    The indictment alleges corruption that is rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted both abroad and here in the United States, it spans at least two generations of soccer officials who, as alleged, have abused their positions of trust to acquire millions of dollars in bribes and kickbacks.

  4. David Harris:

    I could write a book on our frustration in literally hundreds of meetings with European leaders who, however otherwise well intentioned, refused to grasp the problem staring them -- the anti-Semitic problem staring them in the face, they ducked it they avoided it ... and now 15 years later the problem is so big and so deadly and so rooted that it's going to take a lot more than one eloquent speech by a president or a prime minister.

  5. Sandra Lindsay:

    I have no fear. I trust my profession is deeply rooted in science, what I don't trust is getting Covid-19, because I don't know how it will affect me and the people around me that I could potentially transfer the virus to.

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