/ (ˈiːtəbəlz) /
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(sometimes singular) food
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
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How to use eatables in a sentence
They have a table to themselves on the deck, and the consumption of eatables among them is really endless.Little Travels and Roadside Sketches|William Makepeace Thackeray
"Al-f-u-r-d" was sworn to secrecy as to the retreat of the exiles and adjured to bring all the eatables he could secure.
The frail little woman carried a large basket filled with eatables.
I had to sit on the seat beside her, for the bottom of the buggy and the back were full of eatables for the poor sick animals.Beautiful Joe|Marshall Saunders
A Latin grace is read by two of the dons, and forthwith the demolition of eatables proceeds.