inedible


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in·ed·i·ble

 (ĭn-ĕd′ə-bəl)
adj.
Unfit to be eaten; not edible.

in·ed′i·bil′i·ty n.
in·ed′i·bly adv.

inedible

(ɪnˈɛdɪbəl)
adj
not fit to be eaten; uneatable
inˌediˈbility n

in•ed•i•ble

(ɪnˈɛd ə bəl)

adj.
not edible; unfit to be eaten.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inedible - not suitable for foodinedible - not suitable for food    
indigestible - digested with difficulty
unpalatable - not pleasant or acceptable to the taste or mind; "an unpalatable meal"; "unpalatable truths"; "unpalatable behavior"
tough - resistant to cutting or chewing
comestible, eatable, edible - suitable for use as food

inedible

adjective uneatable, unpalatable, disagreeable, unpleasant, distasteful, unsavoury, repugnant, unappetizing They complained of being given food which was inedible.
Translations
لا يُؤْكَل، غَيْر صالِح للأكْل
nejedlýnepoživatelný
uspiselig
ehetetlen
óætur
nevalgomas
neēdams
nejedlý
yenilmezyenmez

inedible

[ɪnˈedɪbl] ADJ (= unpleasant) → incomible; (= poisonous) → no comestible

inedible

[ɪnˈɛdɪbəl] adj
(= unappetizing) [food] → immangeable
(= poisonous) [mushroom, plant] → non comestible

inedible

adjnicht essbar; (= unpleasant) meal etcungenießbar

inedible

[ɪnˈɛdɪbl] adj (not to be eaten) → non commestibile; (not fit to be eaten) → immangiabile

inedible

(inˈedibl) adjective
not fit or suitable to be eaten. The meal was inedible.
References in classic literature ?
Here was no meat, nothing but a threatening and inedible silence.
Although I would be alm too much kale it's inedible.
Mineral fuel, lubricants and related materials" and "Crude materials, inedible (except fuel)" were the sections where the biggest growth in exports was posted - at 38.
Though by no means inedible, they were a touch woody and a little inconsistent of texture and flavour - the perils of a mid-afternoon visit, perhaps.
Obviously I cannot speak for all of the anti-hunt activists - objecting to murder of an inedible so-called pest - but I do not see a link to halal murder.
KUWAIT, Oct 20 (KUNA) -- Minister of Communication and Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Essa Al-Kandari said that firm actions would be taken against greedy traders trading in inedible food.
Surplus increased in the machinery and transport equipment sector as well as in the crude materials, inedible, except fuels and the beverages and tobacco industries.
She was quite honest about the cake's inedible nature.
If you water them erratically, they may succumb to blossom end rot, where the base of the tomato turns brown and renders them inedible.
Inspectors have confiscated the equivalent of 18 truckloads of fruit and vegetables, inedible fish and other food products that were displayed in the scorching heat as temperatures passed 40C.
This novel technology enables the use of cheaper, high FFA content and inedible feedstocks, such as distillers corn oil from ethanol refining, waste vegetable oils, animal fats, and unrefined oils, without the costly purification and refining processes.
Boil it the same time these days and it will be an inedible soggy mess.