Vegetable

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Vegetable->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vegetable
vegetable
vegetable kingdom
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ flora
flora
verdure
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ plant
plant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ tree
tree
shrub
bush
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ creeper
creeper
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ herb
herb
herbage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ grass
grass
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ annual
annual
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ perennial
perennial
biennial
triennial
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ exotic
exotic
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ timber
timber
forest
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ wood
wood
woodlands
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ timberland
timberland
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ hurst
hurst
frith
holt
weald
park
chase
greenwood
brake
grove
copse
coppice
bocage
tope
clump of trees
thicket
spinet
spinney
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ underwood
underwood
brushwood
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ scrub
scrub
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ boscage
boscage
bosk
ceja
chaparal
motte
=>(U.S.)
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ arboretum
arboretum
&c. 371
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bush
bush
jungle
prairie
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ heath
heath
heather
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ fern
fern
bracken
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ furze
furze
gorse
whin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ grass
grass
turf
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ pasture
pasture
pasturage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ turbary
turbary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ sedge
sedge
rush
weed
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ fungus
fungus
mushroom
toadstool
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ lichen
lichen
moss
conferva
mold
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ growth
growth
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ alfalfa
alfalfa
alfilaria
banyan
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ blow
blow
blowth
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ floret
floret
petiole
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ pin grass
pin grass
timothy
yam
yew
zinnia
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ foliage
foliage
branch
bough
ramage
stem
tigella
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ spray
spray
&c. 51
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ leaf
leaf
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ flower
flower
blossom
bine
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ flowering plant
flowering plant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ timber tree
timber tree
fruit tree
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ pulse
pulse
legume
PARAG:Vegetable->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ vegetable
vegetable
vegetal
vegetive
vegitous|
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ herbaceous
herbaceous
herbal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ botanic
botanic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sylvan
sylvan
silvan
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ arborary
arborary
arboreous
arborescent
arborical|
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ woody
woody
grassy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ verdant
verdant
verdurous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ floral
floral
mossy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lignous
lignous
ligneous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ wooden
wooden
leguminous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ vosky
vosky
cespitose
turf-like
turfy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ endogenous
endogenous
exogenous

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Vegetable — Veg e*ta*ble, a. [F. v[ e]g[ e]table growing, capable of growing, formerly also, as a noun, a vegetable, from L. vegetabilis enlivening, from vegetare to enliven, invigorate, quicken, vegetus enlivened, vigorous, active, vegere to quicken, arouse …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • végétable — ⇒VÉGÉTABLE, adj. Rare, vieilli. [Corresp. à végéter A] Qui peut végéter. Cet arbre est sec, il n y a plus rien de végétable, ni dans le tronc, ni dans la racine (Ac. 1798 1878). Prononc. et Orth.:[ ]. Att. ds Ac. 1694 1878. Ac. 1694, 1718: vege …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • vegetable — [vej′tə bəl, vej′ə təbəl] adj. [ME < ML vegetabilis, vegetative, capable of growth < LL, animating, enlivening < L vegetare: see VEGETATE] 1. of, or having the nature of, plants in general [the vegetable kingdom] 2. of, having the nature …   English World dictionary

  • vegetable — (del lat. «vegetabĭlis») adj. y n. m. Vegetal. * * * vegetable. (Del lat. vegetabĭlis). adj. p. us. vegetal. U. t. c. s. m …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • vegetable — Vegetable. adj. de t. g. Qui peut vegeter. Cet arbre est sec, il n y a plus rien de vegetable ny dans le tronc ny dans la racine …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Vegetable — Veg e*ta*ble, n. 1. (Biol.) A plant. See {Plant}. [1913 Webster] 2. A plant used or cultivated for food for man or domestic animals, as the cabbage, turnip, potato, bean, dandelion, etc.; also, the edible part of such a plant, as prepared for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vegetable — [n] edible part of plant edible, green, greens, herb, herbaceous plant, legume, produce, root, salad, truck, yellow; concept 431 …   New thesaurus

  • vegetable — (Del lat. vegetabĭlis). adj. p. us. vegetal. U. t. c. s. m.) …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • vegetable — ► NOUN 1) a plant or part of a plant used as food. 2) informal, derogatory a person who is incapable of normal mental or physical activity, especially through brain damage. ORIGIN originally in the sense «growing as a plant»: from Latin… …   English terms dictionary

  • Vegetable — For other uses, see Vegetable (disambiguation). Farmers market showing vegetable …   Wikipedia

  • vegetable — /vej teuh beuhl, vej i teuh /, n. 1. any plant whose fruit, seeds, roots, tubers, bulbs, stems, leaves, or flower parts are used as food, as the tomato, bean, beet, potato, onion, asparagus, spinach, or cauliflower. 2. the edible part of such a… …   Universalium

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