Definitions for palatableˈpæl ə tə bəl
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pal•at•a•ble*ˈpæl ə tə bəl(adj.)
acceptable or agreeable to the palate or taste.
acceptable or agreeable to the mind:
* Syn: palatable , appetizing , tasty , savory refer to tastes or aromas pleasing to the palate, and sometimes to the senses of sight and smell. palatable usu. refers to food that is merely acceptable: a barely palatable plate of vegetables.appetizing suggests stimulation of the appetite by the smell, taste, or sight of food: an appetizing display of meats and cheeses.tasty refers to food that has an appealing taste: a tasty sausage.savory refers most often to well or highly seasoned food that is pleasing to the taste or smell: a savory stew.
Origin of palatable:
acceptable to the taste or mind
"palatable food"; "a palatable solution to the problem"
Pleasing to the taste, tasty.
For some instant noodles make a palatable, if not especially nutritious, meal.
The agreement was palatable to both of them.
agreeable to the palate or taste; savory; hence, acceptable; pleasing; as, palatable food; palatable advice