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vegetateverb [I]

 us   /ˈvedʒ·ɪˌteɪt/ (slang veg (out),  /ˈvedʒ ˈɑʊt/ )
to ​live or ​spendtime in a way that ​lacksphysical and ​mentalactivity and ​effort: The ​children just vegetate in ​front of the TV all ​morning.
(Definition of vegetate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vegetate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 过呆板单调的生活, 懒散地生活…
in Chinese (Traditional) 過呆板單調的生活, 懶散地生活…
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