Übersetzung von “root” — Englisch–Malaysisch Wörterbuch


noun /ruːt/

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

akar pokok
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

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

(in plural) family origins

Our roots are in Scotland.
root beer noun

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

sejenis minuman berkarbonat
a bottle of root beer.
root crop noun

plants with roots that are grown for food

tumbuhan berakar
The farm has three fields of root crops.
root out phrasal verb

to pull up or tear out by the roots

mencabut sehingga akar
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

berkembang dengan asas yang kukuh
The plants soon took root.

(Übersetzung von “root” aus dem PASSWORD English–Malaysian Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)