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veg

 (vĕj)
intr.v. vegged, veg·ging, veg·ges Informal
To engage in relaxing or passive activities. Often used with out.

[Short for vegetate.]

veg

(vɛdʒ)
n
(Plants) informal a vegetable or vegetables

veg

(vɛdʒ)

n., pl. veg,
v. vegged, veg•ging. Informal. n.
1. Chiefly Brit. a vegetable.
v.i.
2. to relax passively, esp. while watching television; vegetate (often fol. by out).
[1940–45; by shortening]

veg


Past participle: vegged
Gerund: vegging

Imperative
veg
veg
Present
I veg
you veg
he/she/it vegges
we veg
you veg
they veg
Preterite
I vegged
you vegged
he/she/it vegged
we vegged
you vegged
they vegged
Present Continuous
I am vegging
you are vegging
he/she/it is vegging
we are vegging
you are vegging
they are vegging
Present Perfect
I have vegged
you have vegged
he/she/it has vegged
we have vegged
you have vegged
they have vegged
Past Continuous
I was vegging
you were vegging
he/she/it was vegging
we were vegging
you were vegging
they were vegging
Past Perfect
I had vegged
you had vegged
he/she/it had vegged
we had vegged
you had vegged
they had vegged
Future
I will veg
you will veg
he/she/it will veg
we will veg
you will veg
they will veg
Future Perfect
I will have vegged
you will have vegged
he/she/it will have vegged
we will have vegged
you will have vegged
they will have vegged
Future Continuous
I will be vegging
you will be vegging
he/she/it will be vegging
we will be vegging
you will be vegging
they will be vegging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been vegging
you have been vegging
he/she/it has been vegging
we have been vegging
you have been vegging
they have been vegging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been vegging
you will have been vegging
he/she/it will have been vegging
we will have been vegging
you will have been vegging
they will have been vegging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been vegging
you had been vegging
he/she/it had been vegging
we had been vegging
you had been vegging
they had been vegging
Conditional
I would veg
you would veg
he/she/it would veg
we would veg
you would veg
they would veg
Past Conditional
I would have vegged
you would have vegged
he/she/it would have vegged
we would have vegged
you would have vegged
they would have vegged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.veg - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plantveg - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
garden truck, green goods, green groceries, produce - fresh fruits and vegetable grown for the market
julienne, julienne vegetable - a vegetable cut into thin strips (usually used as a garnish)
rabbit food, raw vegetable - an uncooked vegetable
legume - the seedpod of a leguminous plant (such as peas or beans or lentils)
potherb - any of various herbaceous plants whose leaves or stems or flowers are cooked and used for food or seasoning
greens, leafy vegetable, green - any of various leafy plants or their leaves and stems eaten as vegetables
solanaceous vegetable - any of several fruits of plants of the family Solanaceae; especially of the genera Solanum, Capsicum, and Lycopersicon
root vegetable - any of various fleshy edible underground roots or tubers
pieplant, rhubarb - long pinkish sour leafstalks usually eaten cooked and sweetened
cruciferous vegetable - a vegetable of the mustard family: especially mustard greens; various cabbages; broccoli; cauliflower; brussels sprouts
squash - edible fruit of a squash plant; eaten as a vegetable
cuke, cucumber - cylindrical green fruit with thin green rind and white flesh eaten as a vegetable; related to melons
artichoke, globe artichoke - a thistlelike flower head with edible fleshy leaves and heart
artichoke heart - the tender fleshy center of the immature artichoke flower
asparagus - edible young shoots of the asparagus plant
bamboo shoot - edible young shoots of bamboo
onion - an aromatic flavorful vegetable
leek - related to onions; white cylindrical bulb and flat dark-green leaves
cardoon - only parts eaten are roots and especially stalks (blanched and used as celery); related to artichokes
celery - stalks eaten raw or cooked or used as seasoning
gumbo, okra - long mucilaginous green pods; may be simmered or sauteed but used especially in soups and stews
mushroom - fleshy body of any of numerous edible fungi
pumpkin - usually large pulpy deep-yellow round fruit of the squash family maturing in late summer or early autumn
truffle, earthnut - edible subterranean fungus of the genus Tuber
plantain - starchy banana-like fruit; eaten (always cooked) as a staple vegetable throughout the tropics
finocchio, Florence fennel, fennel - aromatic bulbous stem base eaten cooked or raw in salads
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

veg

[vedʒ] N ABBR =vegetable(s)verdura f, vegetales mpl
veg out VI + ADVrelajarse

veg

[ˈvɛdʒ] npl (= vegetables) (mainly British)légumes mpl
fruit and veg → fruits et légumes
meat and two veg dans la cuisine britannique, composition typique du plat de résistance qui comprend une viande, des pommes de terre et un autre légume

veg

(esp Brit)
n no pl abbr of vegetable; meat and two vegFleisch und zwei Sorten Gemüse; he likes his meat and two veger liebt gutbürgerliche Kost
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In the 12 years from 1998 to 2010, the proportion of New Zealand household food budgets spent on foods like takeaways and eating out, packaged grocery foods, sweets, snacks and soft drinks, went up by seven per cent, while the proportion spent on basic foods bread and cereals, veges, fruit, eggs, milk and meat fell by about the same amount (2)--a 14 per cent shift in what we choose.
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