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Definitions and Synonyms of root for | Another word for root for | What is root for?

Definition 1: take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for - [verb of competition]

Samples where root for or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We all rooted for the home team
  • I'm pulling for the underdog
  • Are you siding with the defender of the title?

Synonyms for root for in the sense of this definition

(root for is a kind of ...) take sides for or against

"Who are you siding with?" "I'm siding against the current candidate"

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