Translation of "uproot" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ʌpˈruːt/

to pull a tree or plant out of the ground

kökünden sökmek
Hundreds of trees were uprooted in the storm.

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

yerinden yurdundan etmek, doğup büyüdüğü yerden kovmak/uzaklaştırmak
The war has uprooted nearly half the country's population.

(Translation of “uproot” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English–Turkish © Cambridge University Press)