- a vegetable.
- to relax in a mindless way (usually fol. by out): We vegged out all weekend, watching the soccer channel and ordering pizza. Tonight I'll go home and veg with a good book.
Origin of veg
Examples from the Web for veg
Contemporary Examples of veg
Historical Examples of veg
"I don't like these veg'table people," said the little girl.Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz
L. Frank Baum
No eggs, nor ham, nor hard-boiled clam,But Veg'table Vitamines.The Book of Humorous Verse
Synergia is claimed to be composed of pepsin, pancreatin, veg.
"Don't mind the loblolly-boys, Danny veg," said Davy coaxingly.She's All the World to Me
"Don't mind the loblolly-boys, Davy veg," he said, coaxingly.The Deemster
- informal a vegetable or vegetables
Word Origin and History for veg
since 1898 as an abbreviation of vegetable, vegetarian. As a verb, colloquially short for vegetate, by 1985 (usually with out).