Definition of flexitarian in English:


Line breaks: flexi|tar¦ian
Pronunciation: /flɛksəˈtɛːrɪən


  • A person who has a primarily vegetarian diet but occasionally eats meat or fish: in my close social circle I have a vegetarian, a pescatarian, and a flexitarian [as modifier]: a flexitarian diet
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    • Any other flexitarians out there?
    • Lightlife makes a meat-reduced lifestyle easy and affordable with several convenient, vegan and vegetarian options for the budding flexitarian in you.
    • In fact, many people enjoy a "flexitarian," or semi-vegetarian, lifestyle, in which they enjoy meatless meals several times a week.


1990s: blend of flexible and vegetarian.

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