veggie

or veg·ie

[ vej-ee ]
/ ˈvɛdʒ i /
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noun Informal.

a vegetable.
a vegetarian.

Nearby words

  1. vegetative,
  2. vegetative bacteriophage,
  3. vegetative endocarditis,
  4. vegetative reproduction,
  5. vegetive,
  6. veggieburger,
  7. vegie,
  8. vego,
  9. vehemence,
  10. vehement

Origin of veggie

1965–70; by shortening; see -ie

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British Dictionary definitions for veggie

veggie

/ (ˈvɛdʒɪ) /

noun, adjective

an informal word for vegetarian
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