verb (used with object), vet·ted, vet·ting.
verb (used without object), vet·ted, vet·ting.
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Origin of vet1
Words nearby vet
Definition for vet (2 of 3)
noun, adjective Informal.
Origin of vet2
Definition for vet (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for vet
It was like witnessing the last two weeks of the life of a blind and toothless dog you knew the vet was just itching to destroy.
Instead, the time has been spent setting up a system to vet potential recruits.U.S. Hasn’t Even Started Training Rebel Army to Fight ISIS|Tim Mak|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Imagine being an Iraq vet who lost friends securing a place such as Fallujah only to see ISIS now seize it.It’s Time for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans to Get a Parade of Their Own|Michael Daly|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was taken into one by Maurice, a gnarled old Vietnam vet in a wooly hat.Here’s a Reform Even the Koch Brothers and George Soros Can Agree On|Tina Brown|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But they take their animals to the vet precisely because they care about their animals.U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Vet River was probably their strongest position, and here they did make some attempt at a stand.With Rimington|L. March Phillipps
Charles went across to the chimney-piece, and looked at what the vet had sent.Thorley Weir|E. F. (Edward Frederic) Benson
We had the vet out from Westchurch two or three times, but there was nothing much he could do.The History of Sir Richard Calmady|Lucas Malet
Stall of the Favourite, "Majority," who is being inspected by the great "Vet."
The vet says he can live only a month or two longer, anyway.Average Jones|Samuel Hopkins Adams