deep-rooted deep-rooted

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (used especially of ideas or principles) deeply rooted; firmly fixed or held

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Yet his intellect had a destructive side as well: a deep-rooted, Germanic hostility to the Mediterranean wellsprings of European culture and in particular to the Jews.
  2. Consumer India also is not bound by time with modern technology and consumerism meshing with deep-rooted traditions, the country lives simultaneously in many centuries.
  3. Since his election, Pope Benedict XVI has repeatedly condemned gay marriage and said that no one should be admitted to the seminary who has deep-rooted homosexual tendencies.

News

  1. Williams announces run for Kane sheriff

    Kane County Sheriff’s Lt. Kevin Williams, surrounded by family and supporters on Thursday, announced his candidacy for sheriff in the 2014 election. “Now more than ever, we need an experienced sheriff who not only shares your deep-rooted love and respect for Kane County, but a sheriff that can hit the ground running with the established trust of residents and local government officials ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Beacon News

  2. Gilbarco Veeder-Root launches a brand new European website

    Gilbarco Veeder-Root is a complete solutions provider. The launch of this new website will reflect the universal range, global reach and deep-rooted expertise that those familiar with the Gilbarco Veeder-Root brand have come to expect. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10830334.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Tom Kleeman, MD Launches MDfitness, The Doctor’s Workout

    After studying exercise and physiology in clinical practice for over 35 years, Dr. Kleeman and his wife Anne created MDfitness. Anne’s extensive experience in the health and fitness industry and deep-rooted passion for total well-being drove the couple to create a program for men and women over age 45, much like themselves, who want to feel 10 years younger. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "I don't believe that Judge Sotomayor has the deep-rooted convictions necessary to resist the siren call of judicial activism," Sessions wrote in an opinion piece in USA Today prior to yesterday's committee meeting.
    on Jul 28, 2009 By: Jeff Sessions Source: Bloomberg

  2. "I'm excited to be here and looking forward to doing big things," Peppers told a news conference. "Getting to come to a place with a deep-rooted tradition in winning is a wonderful thing for me. It's one thing to play football in this league...
    on Mar 5, 2010 By: Julius Peppers Source: Vancouver Sun

  3. "We will seek that, and we will move toward other parties and movements that are deep-rooted and present in Iraq. Therefore we will try to expand," al-Hakim wrote in his answers.
    on Jul 12, 2007 By: Abdul-Aziz al-Hakim Source: Washington Post

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