Definition of uproot:
extract, decimate, remove, pull up, wipe out, deracinate, rub out, carry off, exterminate, stamp out, excavate, extirpate, displace, obliterate, blot out, destroy, kill, eradicate, root out, annihilate, expel, clear, rip up, make an end of, liquidate, tear up by the roots, abolish, eliminate, erase, kill off, extinguish, do away with, snuff out, put an end to, help, banish, weed out, make, overthrow.
- "A Woman Named Smith", Marie Conway Oemler.
- "Three Women", Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
- "Where Deep Seas Moan", E. Gallienne-Robin.