[ choo-uh-buh l ]
/ ˈtʃu ə bəl /


capable of being chewed: chewable aspirin.


something that can be chewed: Now that the baby is getting its teeth, add chewables to its diet.

Origin of chewable

First recorded in 1840–50; chew + -able

Related forms

un·chew·a·ble, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for chewable

  • The irony in it all is that our bodies need, if not crave, Vitamin D—and more than a chewable tablet.

  • And he's eat everything that's chewable on the reservation already.

    The Woman-Haters|Joseph C. Lincoln
  • Bradley and I can eat anything that's chewable, and drink anything that will pour, but you can't.

    Triplanetary|Edward Elmer Smith