Synonyms for rootbound

Synonyms for (adjective) rootbound

Synonyms: rootbound

Definition: having the roots matted or densely tangled

Usage: shaggy untended lawns of old trees and rootbound scented flowers and shrubs- William Faulkner

Similar words: tangled

Definition: in a confused mass

Usage: pushed back her tangled hair; the tangled ropes


Synonyms: potbound, rootbound

Definition: (of a potted plant) grown too large for its container resulting in matting or tangling of the roots

Similar words: planted

Definition: set in the soil for growth