Definitions For Uproot

verb

  • Pull up by or as if by the roots
  • Destroy completely, as if down to the roots
  • Move (people) forcibly from their homeland into a new and foreign environment
  • To pull (a plant and its root) completely out of the ground
  • To remove (something) completely
  • To make (someone) leave home and move to a different place

Is Uproot a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
10

The word Uproot is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Uproot in a Sentence

  • Many trees were uprooted by the storm.
  • Will we ever be able to uproot racial prejudice?
  • Taking the job would mean uprooting my family.

Synonyms for Uproot

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