ate (part of speech: verb)
- He grubbed it up, but portions of the root escaped and sent forth new growth. - "Furze the Cruel", John Trevena.
- Even after such treatment a large number of sagebrush clumps, found standing over the field, must be grubbed up with the hoe. - "Dry-Farming", John A. Widtsoe.
- He chopped them all down and had the roots grubbed out. - "The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story", Various.