Associations to the word «Cabbage»


CABBAGE, noun. An edible plant (Brassica oleracea var. capitata) having a head of green leaves.
CABBAGE, noun. (uncountable) The leaves of this plant eaten as a vegetable.
CABBAGE, noun. (countable) (offensive) A person with severely reduced mental capacities due to brain damage.
CABBAGE, noun. Used as a term of endearment.
CABBAGE, noun. (uncountable) (slang) Cloth or clippings cabbaged or purloined by one who cuts out garments.
CABBAGE, noun. (uncountable) (slang) Money.
CABBAGE, noun. (uncountable) (slang) Marijuana leaf, the part that is not smoked but from which cannabutter can be extracted.
CABBAGE, noun. The terminal bud of certain palm trees, used for food.
CABBAGE, noun. The cabbage palmetto.
CABBAGE, verb. (intransitive) To form a head like that of the cabbage.
CABBAGE, verb. (transitive) To purloin or embezzle, as the pieces of cloth remaining after cutting out a garment; to pilfer.
CABBAGE GUM, noun. Eucalyptus amplifolia, a tree of Australia.
CABBAGE GUMS, noun. Plural of cabbage gum
CABBAGE LOOPER, noun. Trichoplusia ni, a noctuid moth.
CABBAGE LOOPERS, noun. Plural of cabbage looper
CABBAGE NIGHT, proper noun. (around New York City) (Connecticut) (Rhode Island) (Massachusetts) (and especially upstate New York and Vermont) A particular night, commonly the night of the 30th to the 31st of October, during which young people play pranks and do mischief in their neighborhoods.
CABBAGE PALM, noun. Any of several different types of palms and palm-like plants.
CABBAGE PALMS, noun. Plural of cabbage palm
CABBAGE ROSE, noun. A plant of a hybrid rose species with large numbers of petals, Rosa × centifolia.
CABBAGE ROSE, noun. The fragrant flower of such a plant.
CABBAGE ROSES, noun. Plural of cabbage rose
CABBAGE TREE, noun. Cordyline australis, a hardy, widely branched monocot tree endemic to New Zealand, a traditional source of food and fiber.
CABBAGE TREES, noun. Plural of cabbage tree
CABBAGE WHITE, noun. Common name for the big, white and black butterfly Pieris brassicae, of the family Pieridae. Also known as the large white,
CABBAGE WHITES, noun. Plural of cabbage white

Dictionary definition

CABBAGE, noun. Any of various types of cabbage.
CABBAGE, noun. Informal terms for money.
CABBAGE, noun. Any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowers.
CABBAGE, verb. Make off with belongings of others.

Wise words

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