\ˈvej \
plural veg

Definition of veg 

chiefly British

Examples of veg in a Sentence

Would you like some veg?

Recent Examples on the Web

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 Go for the bresaola; mozzarella; ricotta; burrata; pizza with nduja and smoked mozz; and a seasonal veg side like roasted carrots with buckwheat and goat yogurt, some of which are on the tasting menu and all of which are spectacular. Bon Appetit, "Pizza perfected in Inner Nørrebro," 18 June 2018 Best go to the village where the glorious stalls even make cauliflowers, the most boring of veg, look like still lives. Victoria Mather, A-LIST, "India Files: the Princely Grandeur of Rajasthan," 20 June 2018 As the chicken cooks, all those glorious juices will drip down and season the veg. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, "6 ways to use a Bundt pan you probably haven’t tried," 20 June 2018 Chef Shawn Zakaluzny, also running the kitchen at Watkins, turns out a veg-friendly dinner menu including small plates, sandwiches, and three entrees. Michael Klein,, "Wander Inn comes strolling back in South Philly," 19 June 2018 Place shell pieces into stock and veg mixture and bring back to a simmer. Phil Potempa, Post-Tribune, "From the Farm: Lobsters and chefs share decades of a love-hate relationship," 9 June 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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