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ˈpæl ə tə bəlpalat·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. palatable, toothsomeadjective

    acceptable to the taste or mind

    "palatable food"; "a palatable solution to the problem"


  1. palatableadjective

    Pleasing to the taste, tasty.

    For some instant noodles make a palatable, if not especially nutritious, meal.

  2. palatableadjective

    Tolerable, acceptable.

    The agreement was palatable to both of them.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Palatableadjective

    agreeable to the palate or taste; savory; hence, acceptable; pleasing; as, palatable food; palatable advice

    Etymology: [From Palate.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of palatable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of palatable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of palatable in a Sentence

  1. Shelley Case:

    Many gluten-free baked products are made with white rice flour or various starches and contain more fat and sugar to make them bind together and be more palatable.

  2. Paul De Gondi:

    When you are obliged to make a statement that you know will cause displeasure, you must say it with every appearance of sincerity; this is the only way to make it palatable.

  3. David Benton:

    The idea of being attracted to palatable foods in moments of stress is well described, for example chocolate, but this reflects the temperature at which it melts, the flavor of cocoa, mouth feel and a mixture of fat and sugar.

  4. Kan Yuenyong:

    At the end of the day, the junta has the same aims it did before, namely, it believes the political system doesn't work and they need an umbrella organization to oversee the country and to weaken the electoral process but how they will do that and make it more palatable to people remains to be seen.

  5. Caleb Marshall Brown:

    When you think about it, this may actually make a lot of sense, if you are a nodosaur, you can only feed close to the ground. This new growth will also be more palatable and has a higher nutrient content than established growth [ like conifers ]. As a result, many large mammal herbivores we are familiar with today will seek out recently burned areas in both grasslands and forests, as they provide unique feeding opportunities.

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  • přijatelný, dobrýCzech
  • spiselig, velsmagende, acceptabelDanish
  • genießbar, schmackhaft, annehmbarGerman
  • regular, sabrosoSpanish
  • hyväksyttävä, maukas, makoisa, maittavaFinnish
  • bon, passable, tolérable, appétant, acceptableFrench
  • ízletesHungarian
  • ախորժահամ, ընդունելիArmenian
  • accettabileItalian
  • apuapu, kakatoMāori
  • aannemelijk, genietbaar, lekkerDutch
  • smaczny, dobryPolish
  • вкусный, приятный, терпимый, приемлемыйRussian
  • smaklig, godtagbarSwedish

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