Flexitarian meaning

flĕk'sĭ-târ'ē-ən
The definition of a flexitarian is someone who is mostly vegetarian, but occasionally eats meat.

A person who only eats vegetables but once a month eats a steak is an example of a flexitarian.

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One who normally maintains a vegetarian diet but occasionally makes exceptions and eats meat or fish.
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Of or relating to a diet that is primarily vegetarian but includes meat or fish on occasion.
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(of a person) Being a flexitarian.
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(of food, a diet, or the like) Being what a flexitarian might eat.
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One who is usually or primarily vegetarian, but who is not strictly so.
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Origin of flexitarian

  • flexi(ble) (vege)tarian
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Blend of flexible and vegetarian.
    From Wiktionary