vegetable noun (FOOD)
fruit and vegetables
a vegetable knife
- He runs a fruit and vegetable stall in the market.
- A traditional British main course consists of a meat dish with potatoes and other vegetables.
- We don't have any fresh vegetables, only frozen peas.
- Peppers are usually cooked with other vegetables or eaten raw in salads.
- Trim off the leafy ends of the vegetable before cooking.