Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Eatable"

The meaning of "Eatable" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does “enough eatables to last you for the rest of your lives. (eatables?!) mean?
A: enough edibles to last you for the rest of your lives

"Eatable" is the wrong word. "Eatable" is an adjective that means "good enough to be eaten". "Eatables" (with an 's') is not a word.

"Edibles" means items of food.

Synonyms of "Eatable" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between eatable and edable ?
A: Eatable is not a word. Edible means something can be eaten.
Q: What is the difference between eatable and edible ?
A: I have never heard “eatable” before.
Q: What is the difference between eatable and edible ?
A: No one really uses the word eatable. But their definition is the same.
Q: What is the difference between eatable and edible ?
A: The two words are very similar.
"Edible" means suitable to be eaten, not poisonous.
"Eatable" means good enough to be eaten.

"Eatable" is very uncommon. In fact, I've never heard anyone say it.
Q: What is the difference between eatable and edible ?
A: http://writingexplained.org/eatable-or-edible-difference

Translations of "Eatable"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? eatable pronounce /I/ or /e/
A: Edible:

Other questions about "Eatable"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce Edible and eatable.
A: hey there! not sure everyone would consider "eatable" a word, but here you go
Q: Recyclable and eatable disposable dishes using wheat bran - I imagine they should match cheese or jam. Does this sound natural?
A: "Recyclable, edible, disposable dishes using wheat bran - I imagine they should go well with cheese or jam."

There are three adjectives so I separate them with commas. I didn't use 'and' here, because all three adjectives are being used to describe the single dish. Using 'and' before 'disposable' will make it look like there are three types of dishes, a recyclable dish + an edible dish + a disposable dish.

I see the phrase "go well with" used a lot of the time in recipes, so I changed it to that.
Q: ‎this is an eatable straw
this is a eating straw does this sound natural? Does this sound natural?
A: Edible is the word you want “this is an edible straw” - though I’ve never eaten a straw... Haven’t lived I guess...
Q: I knew they were not eatable. I just guessed that they would have been delicious if they had been eatable. Does this sound natural?
A: Just change "eatable"
to "edible"

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