eatable

[ ee-tuh-buh l ]
/ ˈi tə bəl /

adjective

noun

Usually eatables. articles of food.

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Origin of eatable

First recorded in 1475–85; eat + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM eatable

non·eat·a·ble, adjectiveun·eat·a·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for eatables (1 of 2)

eatables
/ (ˈiːtəbəlz) /

pl n

(sometimes singular) food

British Dictionary definitions for eatables (2 of 2)

eatable
/ (ˈiːtəbəl) /

adjective

fit or suitable for eating; edible
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