What is another word for vegetables?

Pronunciation: [vˈɛd͡ʒɪtəbə͡lz] (IPA)

The term "vegetables" usually refers to plants or parts of plants that are eaten as food. However, there are several synonyms that can be used to describe this category of produce. Some common alternative terms include "greens", "garden-fresh", "leafy greens", and "plant-based foods". Other terms that can be used to describe vegetables include "produce", "veggies", "leafy vegetables", "cruciferous vegetables", and "root vegetables". Additionally, there are a variety of specific names for different types of vegetables, such as "broccoli", "carrots", "spinach", and "corn". Regardless of the term used, vegetables are an essential part of a balanced and healthy diet.

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Usage examples for Vegetables

So he obtained a few of the choicest of the quickly produced small fruits and vegetables and flowers, and soon had rare and beautiful things to sell.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
"You're gitting uneasy-I seen that, two or three days ago," said Arline, who had come into the dining room with a tray of meat and vegetables, and overheard her.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower
vegetables, on account of their scarcity, were sold at enormous prices.
"A Lady's Captivity among Chinese Pirates in the Chinese Seas"
Fanny Loviot

Famous quotes with Vegetables

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    Beau Bridges
  • My experience as a school nurse taught me that we need to make a concerted effort, all of us, to increase physical fitness activity among our children and to encourage all Americans to adopt a healthier diet that includes fruits and vegetables, but there is more.
    Lois Capps
  • Adopting a new healthier lifestyle can involve changing diet to include more fresh fruit and vegetables as well as increasing levels of exercise.
    Linford Christie
  • I eat a variety of foods like vegetables, fruit and beef for protein and iron.
    Sasha Cohen

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