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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A cultivated plant eaten as a vegetable, having thick green or purple leaves surrounding a spherical heart or head of young leaves.

Usage examples (34)
  • An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.
  • Well, the plain cabbage is now used up, so tomorrow I go cross town to buy a Savoy and make the raised cabbage pies.
  • Napa cabbage is my favorite food, at least some days.
  • It tastes really good, though the cabbage is a tad overcooked (I don't mind, since I like cabbage). for more
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