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Definitions for delectable
dɪˈlɛk tə bəlde·lec·ta·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. delectable, delicious, luscious, pleasant-tasting, scrumptious, toothsome, yummyadjective

    extremely pleasing to the sense of taste

  2. delectable, sexually attractiveadjective

    capable of arousing desire

    "the delectable Miss Haynes"


  1. delectablenoun

    Something fitting the above description.

    Etymology: From delectare.

  2. delectableadjective

    Pleasing to the taste; delicious.

    Etymology: From delectare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Delectableadjective

    highly pleasing; delightful


  1. Delectable

    Delectable is the second album by AOR band Romeo's Daughter.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Delectable

    de-lekt′a-bl, adj. delightful: pleasing.—n. Delect′ableness.—adv. Delect′ably.—n. Delectā′tion, delight. [Fr.,—L. delectabilisdelectāre, to delight.]


  1. Delectable

    Delectable is a team of technologists, designers, winemakers and artists building technology to reinvent wine. As both wine consumers and wine professionals they know firsthand that understanding wine is hard. They believe it should be easy. Using groundbreaking technology, and with a keen understanding of wine’s inherent complexity, they’ve built a platform and tools that help consumers share, discover and drink awesome wine.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of delectable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of delectable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of delectable in a Sentence

  1. Lucretius:

    Pleasant it is, when over a great sea the winds trouble the waters, to gaze from shore upon another's great tribulation; not because any man's troubles are a delectable joy, but because to perceive you are free of them yourself is pleasant.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Farmers especially marginal are simply the best to admire and probably next comes poor street vendors selling vegetables & fruits and then are food outlets who serve delectable , hygienic vegetarian cuisine at an affordable price that is comfortable to the pocket of the majority of the population.

  3. Domingo Infante:

    Inside the home, police found two legs of ham, along with the stolen cash and TV. The delectable meats were taken to the local police station as investigators tried to find the other missing legs, which are believed to be in the possession of the suspect's accomplices. Each leg is worth around $ 132. I’ve never imagined my wife and mother-in-law would turn out to be the detectives who solved this.

  4. Mohamed Azaitraoui:

    Better not to wake up one day and find they've gone, teens think they are Rambos: invincible. They are told they'll be offered salvation in Syria. It's a delectable myth.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    The construction of an ultra-mega kitchen that provides affordable & delectable food for the population in every city & town seems to be a sound proposition to take care of economic situation of the nation.

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