rooty

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[ roo-tee, roo t-ee ]
/ ˈru ti, ˈrʊt i /

adjective, root·i·er, root·i·est.

abounding in or consisting of roots.

Nearby words

  1. roots music,
  2. rootserver,
  3. rootstalk,
  4. rootstock,
  5. rootworm,
  6. ropable,
  7. rope,
  8. rope dancer,
  9. rope in,
  10. rope socket

Origin of rooty

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First recorded in 1475–85; root1 + -y1

Related formsroot·i·ness, noun

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