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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"

Wiktionary

  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.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Palatableadjective

    Gustful; pleasing to the taste.

    Etymology: from palate.

    There is nothing so difficult as the art of making advice agreeable. How many devices have been made use of to render this bitter potion palatable. Addison.

    They by th’ alluring odour drawn in haste,
    Fly to the dulcet cates, and crowding sip
    Their palatable bane. Philips.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Palatableadjective

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

  2. Etymology: [From Palate.]

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Numerology

  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. 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.

  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. Megan Ranney:

    Or having quarantines when people arrive in Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel from other countries. Neither of those are particularly politically palatable right now, but they would make a much bigger difference in the spread of this variant.

  4. 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.

  5. South Australian winemaker Jarrad White:

    There's no denying the quality of the Australian wine and the purity of the country, the climate, the product, it's clean, it's pure and a very good quality wine, very palatable.

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