Die Übersetzung von "root" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ruːt/

the part of a plant that grows under the ground and draws food and water from the soil

Trees often have deep roots
Carrots and turnips are edible roots.

the base of something growing in the body

the roots of one’s hair/teeth.

cause; origin

origine, racine
Love of money is the root of all evil
We must get at the root of the trouble.

(in plural) family origins

racines, origines
Our roots are in Scotland.
root beer

a kind of non-alcoholic drink made from the roots of certain plants

a bottle of root beer.
root crop

plants with roots that are grown for food

racines alimentaires
The farm has three fields of root crops.
root out

to pull up or tear out by the roots

arracher, déraciner
The gardener began to root out the weeds.

to get rid of completely

We must do our best to root out poverty.
take root

to grow firmly; to become established

prendre racine
The plants soon took root.

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