Translation of "uproot" - English-Russian dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /ʌpˈruːt/ us

to pull a tree or plant out of the ground

вырывать с корнем
Hundreds of trees were uprooted in the storm.

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

заставлять кого-либо покинуть родные места
The war has uprooted nearly half the country's population.

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