rooted to the spot Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “rooted to the spot” - English Dictionary

Definition of "rooted to the spot" - British English Dictionary

See all translations

rooted to the spot

unable to ​move: She was rooted to the ​spot with ​fear/​amazement.
(Definition of rooted to the spot from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rooted to the spot”
in Chinese (Simplified) 呆若木鸡,一动不动…
in Chinese (Traditional) 呆若木雞,一動不動…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large round nuts that can be eaten

Word of the Day