1. root out destroy completely, as if down to the roots
  2. rootstock root or part of a root used for plant propagation
  3. roadside edge of a way or road or path
  4. rout out force or drive out
  5. root rot disease characterized by root decay; caused by various fungi
  6. root word the form of a word after all affixes are removed
  7. riotous characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination
  8. roost a perch on which birds or bats rest or sleep
  9. roots the condition of belonging to a particular place or group by virtue of social or ethnic or cultural lineage
  10. toss out throw or cast away
  11. rootlet small root or division of a root
  12. rotgut any alcoholic beverage of inferior quality
  13. lights-out a prescribed bedtime
  14. protest a formal and solemn declaration of objection
  15. zoot suit a flashy suit of extreme cut
  16. outset the time at which something is supposed to begin
  17. write out put into writing; write in complete form
  18. dress out kill and prepare for market or consumption
  19. rootstalk a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
  20. right-side-out of fabric or clothing