Establish and Root


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Establish verb – To gain full recognition or acceptance of.
Root is a synonym for establish in secure topic. In some cases you can use "Root" instead a verb "Establish", when it comes to topics like over, set up.
Nearby Words: establishment, establishing
Synonyms for Establish


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Root verb – To set solidly in or as if in surrounding matter.
Usage example: rooted the post securely in the dirt

Establish is a synonym for root in over topic. You can use "Establish" instead a verb "Root", if it concerns topics such as take root, become established.
Nearby Words: rooted, rootless, rooter, rooting, rootlet
Synonyms for Root

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  • Cult Colony At the end of Octavia Butler's Parable of the Talents, the second book in the "Parable" series, the followers of the new religion known as Earthseed (created by the main character, Lauren) go up in space to fulfill their "destiny", which is to establish a colony and "take root among the stars".
    Source: Cult Colony
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