What does rootless mean?

Definitions for rootless
ˈrut lɪs, ˈrʊt-root·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rootless, vagabondadjective

    wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community

    "led a vagabond life"; "a rootless wanderer"


  1. rootlessadjective

    Describing a plant (or by extension something else) that does not have roots.

  2. rootlessadjective

    A wanderer, someone who has no ties to a particular locale.


  1. rootless

    Rootless refers to something or someone that lacks a fixed or stable foundation, origin, or attachment. It often conveys the sense of being without a permanent home, base or connection, whether figuratively or literally. This can pertain to various contexts such as nature, society, or psychology.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rootlessadjective

    destitute of roots


  1. Rootless

    Rootless is a ridesharing community.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rootless in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rootless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of rootless in a Sentence

  1. Baosteel Group:

    In particular, the charges claiming that Baosteel stole commercial secrets from U.S. Steel is rootless speculation and subjective assumption, and could even be described as an absurd statement, baosteel has not and will never steal to obtain technology.

  2. Michael Ask:

    We know that some of the fundamentalist groups are fishing in that pond, because they know that they have some young people who are vulnerable and rootless, who lack a sense of belonging, a community.

  3. Brian Deschanel:

    A parentless child, is an orphan growing wildlife without nurture, guidance, and insecured like a rootless dying flower in vase.

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