1

eatable

play
adjective eat·able \ˈē-tə-bəl\

Definition of eatable

  1. :  fit or able to be eaten

Examples of eatable in a Sentence

  1. a survival course in which you learn which wild plants are eatable

First Known Use of eatable

14th century


2

eatable

noun eat·able

Definition of eatable

  1. 1 :  something to eat

  2. 2 eatables plural :  food

First Known Use of eatable

1672


EATABLE Defined for Kids

eatable

play
adjective eat·able \ˈē-tə-bəl\

Definition of eatable for Students

  1. :  fit to be eaten :  edible



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up eatable? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by lack of plan or order

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Emoji Quiz

  • emoji-the-quiz
  • What phase of the moon is this: 🌖 ?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!