Definitions for edibleˈɛd ə bəl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word edible

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



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.


  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

Anagrams of edible

  1. belied, debile

  2. Belied

Translations for edible

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


fit to be eaten

Are these berries edible?

Get even more translations for edible »


Find a translation for the edible definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these edible definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"edible." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 18 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for edible?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for edible: