To stop working or thinking about important or difficult issues and simply relax. ("Veg," short for "vegetate," rhymes with "edge.") After such a tough week in work, all I want to do this weekend is veg out in front of the TV.
slang In a state of unthinking, sedentary relaxation. I don't want you spending the whole summer vegged out in front of the TV, so I signed you up for a number of different camps and activities. I always find my husband vegged out on the sofa when I come home from work.
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debilitated by drugs or alcohol. Ernie is veg-ged out and has quit his job and everything. Won't be long till Larry is vegged out altogether.
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mod. debilitated by drugs or alcohol. (Drugs.) Ernie is vegged out and has quit his job and everything.
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