Veg meaning

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To engage in relaxing or passive activities. Often used with out.
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A vegetable.

Roast beef with two veg.

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(colloquial) Vegetable.
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(colloquial) To vegetate; to engage in complete inactivity; to rest.

After working hard all week, I decided to stay home and veg on Saturday.

And he just sits and vegges on the TV, munches nachos, whatever.

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(psychology) A unit of subjective weight, equivalent to the perceived weight of lifting 100 grams.
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Origin of veg

  • Short for vegetate

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Shortened form of various related words including vegetable, vegetarian, and vegetate.

    From Wiktionary

  • Coined in a 1948 paper in the American Journal of Psychology by Robert S. Harper and S. S. Stevens.,

    From Wiktionary