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Synonyms for vegetate
ˈvɛdʒ ɪˌteɪtveg·e·tate

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  1. vegetate

    Synonyms:
    grow, sprout, germinate, idle, bask, pullulate, hibernate

    Antonyms:
    fade, pine, wither, decay, rot, stir, bustle, work, energize, operate

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  1. vegetateverb

    lead a passive existence without using one's body or mind

    Synonyms:
    vege out

  2. vegetateverb

    establish vegetation on

    "They vegetated the hills behind their house"

    Synonyms:
    vege out

  3. vegetateverb

    produce vegetation

    "The fields vegetate vigorously"

    Synonyms:
    vege out

  4. vegetateverb

    grow like a plant

    "This fungus usually vegetates vigorously"

    Synonyms:
    vege out

  5. vegetateverb

    grow or spread abnormally

    "warts and polyps can vegetate if not removed"

    Synonyms:
    vege out

  6. vegetateverb

    propagate asexually

    "The bacterial growth vegetated along"

    Synonyms:
    vege out

  7. vege out, vegetateverb

    engage in passive relaxation

    "After a hard day's work, I vegetate in front of the television"

    Synonyms:
    vege out

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vegetateverb

    Synonyms:
    shoot, germinate, spring, pullulate, grow (as a plant), shoot up, spring up, put forth

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. vegetateverb

    Synonyms:
    sprout, grow, germinate, pullulate, rusticate, hibernate

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#2923grow
#9013idle
#26916hibernate
#34743sprout
#51270bask
#67452germinate
#243638vegetate

How to use vegetate in a sentence?

  1. Charles Caleb Colton:

    If you would be known, and not know, vegetate in a village; If you would know, and not be known, live in a city.

  2. Charles Caleb Colton:

    If you would be known, and not know, vegetate in a village If you would know, and not be known, live in a city.


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