\ ˈvej How to pronounce veg (audio) \
plural veg

Definition of veg

chiefly British

Examples of veg in a Sentence

Would you like some veg?

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With the aim of celebrating the very best of Malton’s produce, the delivery van was packed with autumnal delights ranging from succulent rib of beef, local pheasants, fresh lobster, juicy fruit and veg, Rarebird Gin, and the towns famous macarons. Vogue, "It-Brits Celebrate the Food of Malton With a Festive Dinner at Claridge’s," 15 Nov. 2018 Get the recipe This simple veg-forward broth (with #aneggonit) is the ideal cure for whatever ails you. Seamus Mullen, Bon Appetit, "Make Poached Eggs in Chicken Stock—Just Trust Us," 25 June 2018 Let the farmers' market be your guide in choosing produce, and don't be shy about getting a little char on your veg (tomatillos and peppers especially like the flame). Rochelle Bilow, Bon Appetit, "How to Make Fresh, Homemade Salsa & Common Mistakes to Avoid," 22 May 2018 Simone signed us up for a 12 p.m. yoga class (her idea) followed by lunch at a brothy, spicy, veg-centric Japanese curry spot around the corner (also her idea). Adam Rapoport, Bon Appetit, "Come Hang Out with Us at Healthyish Homecoming!," 31 May 2018 The Slow is a shady café with concrete floors and Nakashima-style wooden tables serving fresh juices and tonics alongside small plates of veg-forward cuisine in the boutique hotel by the same name. Alex Postman, Condé Nast Traveler, "Finding the Bali You Came For," 16 Nov. 2018 Add another veg, like a small dice of celery or carrot. James P. Dewan,, "Does your sandwich pass the eatability test?," 18 Apr. 2018 Get pumped for vegan BLTs that actually taste legit, bahn mi that are brimming with all of the veg, and cozy, satisfying wraps stuffed with broccoli and chickpeas. Audrey Bruno, SELF, "15 Veggie Sandwiches That Are Actually Exciting," 5 June 2018 If fennel is not your thing, any shaved crunchy veg will do. Andy Baraghani, Bon Appetit, "Spicy Grilled Chicken with Crunchy Fennel Salad," 28 May 2018

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First Known Use of veg

1918, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for veg

by shortening

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