vegetive

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vegetive (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) vegetable
  2. Of or pertaining to vegetation.
    Synonym: vegetative

Noun[edit]

vegetive (plural vegetives)

  1. (obsolete) vegetable
    • (Can we date this quote?), William Shakespeare, Pericles
      I have
      (Together with my practice) made familiar
      To me and to my aid, the blest infusions
      That dwell in vegetives, in metals, stones []
    • (Can we date this quote by Sandys and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Hence vegetives receive their fragrant birth,
      And clothe the naked bosom of the earth.