Translation of "uproot" - English-Polish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ʌpˈruːt/

to pull a tree or plant out of the ground

wyrywać (z korzeniami)
Hundreds of trees were uprooted in the storm.

to make someone leave a place where they have been living for a long time

wysiedlać, wykorzenić
The war has uprooted nearly half the country's population.

(Translation of “uproot” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)