define.com: Internet Policy Discussion with Useful Examples

Rooted

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Root \Root\ (r[=oo]t), verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {Rooted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rooting}.]

1. To fix the root; to enter the earth, as roots; to take root and begin to grow.

In deep grounds the weeds root deeper. --Mortimer.

2. To be firmly fixed; to be established.

If any irregularity chanced to intervene and to cause misappehensions, he gave them not leave to root and fasten by concealment. --Bp. Fell.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Rooted \Root"ed\, adjective Having taken root; firmly implanted; fixed in the heart. "A rooted sorrow." --Shak. -- {Root"ed*ly}, adverb -- {Root"ed*ness}, noun

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

rooted

adjective

1: absolutely still; "frozen with horror"; "they stood rooted in astonishment" [syn: {frozen(p)}, {rooted(p)}, {stock-still}]


The dictionary definitions are retrieved from a local copy of two of the open source DICT dictionaries. Click here for the database copyright information. DEFINE.COM is registered as an educational NONPROFIT corporation. We aim to please around here. We believe in using positive reinforcement to get things done. We make suggestions that are intended to make life more enjoyable. We think about efficiency, automation, security, privacy, social and ecological responsibility and positive humanitarian ethics and values. We are benevolent. DO NO HARM is our motto.

In the interest of FULL DISCLOSURE, there is a particularly interesting SCREENSHOT of the home page here.

I used Abduction! for Firefox or Webpage Screenshot for Chrome to get this series of SCREENSHOTS.

Electronic Frontier Foundation Golden Key Campaign

I don't want Uncle Sam having my SIM Card PRIVATE keys.

SIM Card
Golden Key

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 12:47:18 PM Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

DEFINE.COM_Rooted_2015-03-04_12-47-18_54-205-73-176