eatable

[ ee-tuh-buh l ]
/ ˈi tə bəl /

adjective

noun

Usually eatables. articles of food.

Origin of eatable

First recorded in 1475–85; eat + -able

Related forms

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

uneatable

/ (ʌnˈiːtəbəl) /

adjective

not pleasant or safe enough to be eaten

British Dictionary definitions for uneatable (2 of 2)

eatable

/ (ˈiːtəbəl) /

adjective

fit or suitable for eating; edible

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