veg

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

Definition of veg

chiefly British

Examples of veg in a Sentence

Would you like some veg?

Recent Examples on the Web

The veg-forward aren’t forgotten at Toledo, either. Amy Drew Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, "Holy Toledo! Sweeping vistas, Spanish flavors at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort," 18 July 2019 From Alta’s newish brunch menu, order the collard green and shaved veg salad ($13) and cornmeal pancakes ($14) by chef Keith Corbin. Julissa James, latimes.com, "Four Hours: Art, culture and peace abound on this tour of West Adams," 12 July 2019 Combine the pasta, greens, veg and olives in a very large bowl. Christian Burno, Dallas News, "New 'real wellness' cookbook encourages body positivity and a healthy relationship with food," 24 June 2019 Similar guidelines have been developed to advise 150 minutes of physical activity per week, or that five portions of fruit and veg a day benefits health. Mathew White, Quartz, "A weekly goal of two hours of “nature time” improves health and wellbeing," 18 June 2019 Her mom graduated to growing veg on her Brooklyn rooftop, but Lister-Jones... Alyse Whitney, Bon Appetit, "Zoe Lister-Jones on Hiring an All-Women Film Crew and Being a ‘Bone Brothatarian’," 22 May 2018 Artful was the shepherd’s pie ($12), with its striking spiral of smooth rosemary mash concealing moist-but-mercifully-un-soupy meat and veg beneath. Amy Drew Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, "Slainté! Sanfording at The Sullivan is trad and true ... and pretty tasty," 4 June 2019 A few minutes of tossing it all together will turn the veg bright green but keep them partly crunchy. Chris Morocco, Bon Appetit, "Make This Miso Polenta with Your First Spring Farmers' Market Haul," 25 Apr. 2018 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

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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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