vegetably

adverb or adjective
veg·​e·​ta·​bly | \ ˈvej-tə-blē How to pronounce vegetably (audio) , ˈve-jə- \

Definition of vegetably

: in the manner of or like a vegetable

First Known Use of vegetably

1651, in the meaning defined above

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“Vegetably.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vegetably. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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