eatable has definitions from the field of food
[ adjective ] (food) suitable for use as food


comestible edible

Used in print

(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)

The morning hawk , hungry for any eatable , killable , digestible item , kept his eyes on the ring of anchored ships that lay off the shores in the bay , sheltered by the Jersey inlets .

[ noun ] (food) any substance that can be used as food

Related terms

food tuck victual