veg out

veg

[vej]
noun, plural veg, veges. Chiefly British, Informal.
1.
a vegetable.
verb (used without object), vegged, vegging. Slang.
2.
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:
1940–45; by shortening

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veg (vɛdʒ)
 
n
informal a vegetable or vegetables

veg out
 
vb , vegges, vegging, vegged
slang chiefly (US) (intr, adv) to relax in an inert passive way; vegetate: vegging out in front of the television set

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Main Entry:  veg out
Part of Speech:  v
Definition:  to relax or be idle; vegetate
Etymology:  allusion to vegetables' passivity
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veg definition

[vɛdʒ]
  1. n.
    a vegetable. (See also veggy.) : You want a veg with this?
  2. n.
    a stupid person. : Where is your brain, you veg?

  3. Go to veg (out). :
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veg (out) definition


  1. in.
    to cease working and take it easy; to vegetate. (See also vegged out.) : Someday, I just want to veg out and enjoy life.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
VEG
very evil grin
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