Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To eradicate; to extirpate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To eradicate; to extirpate.
  • transitive v. To root louder than; to applaud more noisily than.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To excel in rooting.
  • To uproot; root out.

Etymologies

out- +‎ root (Wiktionary)

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