Her father and mother have nothing to hold them to life; they are uprooted.
If it were not for that, we should look like bunches of uprooted seaweed dried in the sun.
The degradation of servitude, the absolutist lies must be uprooted and swept out.
That last scene with Sue had uprooted every fiber of his being.
A landscape of flat wastes, of thinned and burned and uprooted ...