Adjective "Beet" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Beet


    Definition:

    1. any of various biennial plants belonging to the genus Beta, of the amaranth family, especially B. vulgaris, having a fleshy red or white root.Compare sugar beet.

    2. the edible root of such a plant.

    3. the leaves of such a plant, served as a salad or cooked vegetable.

    Examples:

    "weights can be beet."