veg out

verb

vegged out; vegging out; vegges out or veges out

intransitive verb

informal
: to spend time idly or passively
spent the afternoon vegging out in front of the TV

Example Sentences

after an exhausting week at work, I just want to spend the weekend vegging out

Word History

Etymology

short for vegetate

First Known Use

1980, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of veg out was in 1980

Dictionary Entries Near veg out

Cite this Entry

“Veg out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/veg%20out. Accessed 9 Feb. 2023.

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