uproot

US [ʌpˈrut]
UK [ʌpˈruːt]
  • v.将…连根拔起;(使)离开家园(或熟悉的地方等)
  • Web根除;拔根;铲除
Simple Present:uproots  Present Participle:uprooting  Past Tense:uprooted  
uproot
v.
1.
[t]
~ sth
将…连根拔起to pull a tree, plant, etc. out of the ground
2.
[i][t]
(使)离开家园(或熟悉的地方等)to leave a place where you have lived for a long time; to make sb do this
We decided to uproot and head for Scotland.
我们决定迁往苏格兰。
If I accept the job, it will mean uprooting my family and moving to Italy.
如果我接受了这份工作,那将意味着我得举家搬迁到意大利去。

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