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English noun: cabbage

1. cabbage (food) any of various types of cabbage


Broader (hypernym)cruciferous vegetable

Narrower (hyponym)bok choi, bok choy, celery cabbage, Chinese cabbage, Chinese celery, cole, head cabbage, kail, kale

Part meronymBrassica oleracea, cabbage, cultivated cabbage

2. cabbage (possession) informal terms for money

Synonymsboodle, bread, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, loot, lucre, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum

Broader (hypernym)money

3. cabbage (plant) any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowers

SynonymsBrassica oleracea, cultivated cabbage

Broader (hypernym)crucifer, cruciferous plant

Narrower (hyponym)Brassica oleracea capitata, head cabbage, head cabbage plant

Part holonymcabbage, chou

Member meronymBrassica, genus Brassica

English verb: cabbage

1. cabbage (possession) make off with belongings of others

ExamplesThey cabbage the goods

Synonymsabstract, filch, hook, lift, nobble, pilfer, pinch, purloin, snarf, sneak, swipe

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something from somebody

Broader (hypernym)steal

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