veg out

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verb \ ˈvej- \

Definition of veg out

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

Examples of veg out in a Sentence

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

Origin and Etymology of veg out

short for vegetate

veg out Synonyms



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