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vegetate

verb

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to spend time doing things that do not require much thought or effort; to be very lazy or inactive
  • I just spent the weekend vegetating at home.
  • I'm worried that after I retire I'll just sit at home, watch TV, and vegetate.

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The first known use of vegetate was in 1605

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“Vegetate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vegetate. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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