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deep-rooted

[ deep-roo-tid, -root-id ]
/ ˈdipˈru tɪd, -ˈrʊt ɪd /
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adjective

deeply rooted; firmly implanted or established: a deep-rooted patriotism; deep-rooted suspicions.

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Origin of deep-rooted

First recorded in 1660–70

OTHER WORDS FROM deep-rooted

deep·root·ed·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for deep-rooted

deep-rooted

deep-seated


adjective

(of ideas, beliefs, prejudices, etc) firmly fixed, implanted, or held; ingrained
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