Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “veggie”

See all translations

veggie

adjective uk ( also veggy)   /ˈvedʒ.i/ UK informal us  
→  vegetarian noun

veggie

noun [C] uk   /ˈvedʒ.i/ ( also veggy) us  
UK informal a vegetarian noun US and Australian English informal a vegetable
Translations of “veggie”
in Chinese (Traditional) 素食者,素食主義者…
in Russian вегетарианец…
in Turkish etyemez kimse' sözcüğünün kısa hâli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 素食者,素食主义者…
in Polish wegetaria-nin/nka, królik…
(Definition of veggie from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of veggie?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “veggie” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

pup

a baby of particular animals, or a puppy

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More