Predicate: vegetate

Roleset id: vegetate.01 , exist passively without using one's mind, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

vegetate.01: VEGETATE-V NOTES: Roleset based on internet search. Member of Vncls 47.1-1. Comparison to languish. Roleset by Julia. (from vegetate.01-v)


vegetate (v.)


        Arg1-PPT: entity in vegetative state (vnrole: 47.1-1-Theme)
        Arg2-LOC: place where they're vegetating (vnrole: 47.1-1-Location)

Example: Vegetative state

        person: third,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: participle

        The patient vegetated for two years more, gradually dying from asthenia.

        Arg1: The patient
        Rel: vegetated
        Argm-tmp: for two years more
        Argm-prd: gradually dying from asthenia

Example: Both args

        person: other,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        After a hard day's work, I vegetate in front of the television.

        Argm-tmp: After a hard day's work
        Arg1: I
        Rel: vegetate
        Arg2: in front of the television.