Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “uproot” en inglés

See all translations

uproot

verb [T] uk   /ʌpˈruːt/ us  

uproot verb [T] (PLANT)

to pull a plant including its roots out of the ground: Hundreds of mature trees were uprooted in the storm.

uproot verb [T] (PERSON)

to remove a person from their home or usual environment: The war has uprooted nearly two thirds of the country's population.
(Definition of uproot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de uproot
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “uproot” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

piglet

a baby pig

Palabra del día

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Aprende más 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Aprende más