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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [vej-ee]
    • /ˈvɛdʒ i/
    • /ˈvedʒ.i/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [vej-ee]
    • /ˈvɛdʒ i/

Definitions of veggie word

  • noun veggie a vegetable. 1
  • noun veggie a vegetarian. 1
  • adjective veggie person: vegetarian 1
  • abbreviation VEGGIE vegetables 1
  • adjective veggie food: vegetarian 1
  • adjective veggie Veggie means the same as vegetarian. 0

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Origin of veggie

First appearance:

before 1965
One of the 2% newest English words
1965-70; by shortening; see -ie

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Veggie


veggie popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 55% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

veggie usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for veggie

noun veggie

  • fruitarian — a person whose diet consists chiefly of fruit.
  • lactovegetarian — Also called lactarian. a vegetarian whose diet includes dairy products.

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