Definitions for Edibleˈɛd ə bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ed•i•bleˈɛd ə bəl(adj.)

  1. fit to be eaten as food; eatable.

  2. (n.)Usu., edibles. edible substances; food.

Origin of edible:

1605–15; < LL edibilis=ed(ere) to eat+-ibilis -ible

ed`i•bil′i•ty(n.)

ed′i•ble•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. comestible, edible, eatable, pabulum, victual, victuals(adj)

    any substance that can be used as food

  2. edible, comestible, eatable(adj)

    suitable for use as food

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. edible(adjective)ˈɛd ə bəl

    ≠ inedible

    edible plants; It's still edible.

Wiktionary

  1. edible(Noun)

    Anything edible.

  2. edible(Noun)

    a foodstuff infused with THC usually cannabutter baked good

  3. edible(Adjective)

    That can be eaten without harm; non-toxic to humans; suitable for consumption.

    edible fruit

  4. edible(Adjective)

    That can be eaten without disgust.

    Although stale, the bread was edible.

  5. Origin: From edibilis, from edere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Edible(adj)

    fit to be eaten as food; eatable; esculent; as, edible fishes

  2. Edible(noun)

    anything edible


Translations for Edible

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

edible(adjective)

fit to be eaten

Are these berries edible?

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