What does vet mean?

Definitions for vetvɛt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word vet.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. veterinarian, veterinary, veterinary surgeon, vet(noun)

    a doctor who practices veterinary medicine

  2. veteran, vet, ex-serviceman(verb)

    a person who has served in the armed forces

  3. vet(verb)

    work as a veterinarian

    "She vetted for the farms in the area for many years"

  4. vet(verb)

    examine carefully

    "Someone should vet this report before it goes out"

  5. vet(verb)

    provide (a person) with medical care

  6. vet(verb)

    provide veterinary care for

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vet in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Campbell:

    Everybody is running to the vet right now.

  2. Ben Carson:

    There simply is not a way to vet these refugees.

  3. Clara Oleson:

    We are always looking for a second choice, and we take our responsibility seriously to vet candidates.

  4. Candis Sanna Christopher Sanna:

    They said An Army vet could eventually get a little feeling back, but there was no hope for An Army vet to walk.

  5. Laurie Waggoner:

    The vet said the horse was not in any condition to be ridden, much less from South Carolina all the way down to Miami.

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