- vegetable wax,
- vegetable wool,
- vegetal pole,
Origin of vegetarian
Examples from the Web for vegetarian
In the fall of 1992, Booker became a vegetarian “as an experiment,” he said, “and I was surprised by how much my body took to it.”
We frequently enjoyed his Bengali vegetarian feasts while discussing different aspects of Eastern philosophy late into the night.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More|Gary Wright|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even though his undergraduate studies had led him to be a vegetarian, he decided to intern with a small pork producer.
That is not the tofu you see in groceries or even the meat substitute sold in vegetarian places.Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison|Daniel Genis|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She played the guitar, stuck to a vegetarian diet, and dated around the main cast.Homestar Runner, Trogdor the Burninator, and the Birth of the Internet|Rich Goldstein|April 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is neither a vegetarian nor a teetotaler, though the main stock of his daily meals is fruit and vegetables.
If that is the effect of a vegetarian dinner I don't think it can really be less expensive than meat.Frulein Schmidt and Mr. Anstruther|Elizabeth von Arnim
Anyhow, he hastened to explain that a vegetarian was one that ate only food that grew on plants of one kind or another.The Tale of Chirpy Cricket|Arthur Scott Bailey
He joins an ethical society, and before he knows where he is, he is a vegetarian.G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study|Julius West
Albert now admits his theory was wrong; the mole is a vegetarian, he says; he was confusing it with trout.
1839, irregular formation from vegetable (n.) + -arian, as in agrarian, etc. "The general use of the word appears to have been largely due to the formation of the Vegetarian Society in Ramsgate in 1847" [OED].