indigestible

[ in-di-jes-tuh-buh l, -dahy- ]
/ ˌɪn dɪˈdʒɛs tə bəl, -daɪ- /

adjective

not digestible; not easily digested.

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Origin of indigestible

From the Late Latin word indīgestibilis, dating back to 1520–30. See in-3, digestible

OTHER WORDS FROM indigestible

in·di·gest·i·bil·i·ty, in·di·gest·i·ble·ness, nounin·di·gest·i·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for indigestible

indigestible
/ (ˌɪndɪˈdʒɛstəbəl) /

adjective

incapable of being digested or difficult to digest
difficult to understand or absorb mentallyan indigestible book

Derived forms of indigestible

indigestibility or indigestibleness, nounindigestibly, adverb
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