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English verb: root for

1. root for (competition) take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for

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


Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)side

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