veggie


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veg·gie

also veg·ie  (vĕj′ē)
n. Informal
1. A vegetable.
2. A vegetarian.

veggie

(ˈvɛdʒɪ)
n, adj
an informal word for vegetarian

veg•gie

or veg•ie

(ˈvɛdʒ i)

n. Informal.
1. a vegetable.
2. a vegetarian.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.veggie - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plantveggie - 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
Translations
grönsakvegetarianvegetarisk

veggie

[ˈvedʒɪ]
A. ADJvegetariano
veggie burgerhamburguesa f vegetal, hamburguesa f vegetariana
B. Nvegetariano/a m/f

veggie

[ˈvɛdʒi]
adj (mainly British) (= vegetarian) → végétarien(ne)
n
(mainly British) (= vegetarian) → végétarien(ne) m/f

veggie

(inf)
n
(= vegetarian)Vegetarier(in) m(f)
veggies pl (US) = veg
adj (= vegetarian)vegetarisch

veggie

[ˈvɛdʒɪ] n & adj (fam) → vegetariano/a

veggie

(fam) V. vegetable.
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