Origin of edible
Examples from the Web for edibles
His first experience had him swearing off “edibles”—food cooked with cannabis—for good.
But they needed some better warnings and portion control for edibles, with all the neophytes rushing to Denver.Maureen Dowd: ‘I Love’ Pot Billboard Using My Image, Will Use It for Christmas Card|Abby Haglage|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is a big fan of edibles, namely in the form of lozenges, which the company will produce.
What started four years ago with a single “orange pot soda,” has become an edibles empire in Denver.Ganjapreneurs Flock to Colorado Following Marijuana Legalization|Abby Haglage, Caitlin Dickson|January 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some of the tribes, however, still regard the flesh of their own kind as the last word in edibles.An African Adventure|Isaac F. Marcosson
In the middle of the apartment there were tables supporting offerings of cooked fowls and other edibles.Overland through Asia; Pictures of Siberian, Chinese, and Tartar Life|Thomas Wallace Knox
In front of the pot is placed a leaf plate, on which cooked rice and other edibles are set.Castes and Tribes of Southern India|Edgar Thurston
The gobbler, biscuits and other edibles did not last long, as each of us seemed to have a first-class appetite.The Indians' Last Fight|Dennis Collins
The boys, however, balked 138 at a thin curried sauce which was supposed to be poured over this hodge-podge of edibles.The Ocean Wireless Boys on the Pacific|Wilbur Lawton
Word Origin for edible
1590s, from Late Latin edibilis "eatable," from Latin edere "to eat," from PIE root *ed- "to eat" (cf. Sanskrit admi "I eat;" Greek edo "I eat;" Lithuanian edu "I eat;" Hittite edmi "I eat," adanna "food;" Old Irish ithim "I eat;" Gothic itan, Old Swedish and Old English etan, Old High German essan "to eat;" Avestan ad- "to eat;" Armenian utem "I eat;" Old Church Slavonic jasti "to eat," Russian jest "to eat").