Translation of "root" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /ruːt/ us

B2 the part of a plant that grows under the ground and gets water and food from the soil

kök, çil

the part of a hair or tooth that is under the skin

saç/diş kökü
the root of sth

the cause of something, usually something bad

neden, kaynak, köken, asıl, esas
the root of all evil
→ See also grass roots

(Translation of “root” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)