Usage examples for edible

  1. Or " The Edible Woman". – Point Spread Poems by Paul Cameron Brown
  2. " Yours," replied Diana meekly, " but I had thought that some edible portion besides the pope's nose and the neck ought to be left on them." – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  3. I ordered one trolley- car to be ready at eight, and a large variety of good things edible and drinkable, the latter to be held subject to the demand- notes of our guests. – The Enchanted Typewriter by John Kendrick Bangs
  4. In culinary usage fondue means " melting to an edible consistency" and this, of course, doesn't refer to cheese alone, although we use it chiefly for that. – The Complete Book of Cheese by Robert Carlton Brown
  5. But he wouldn't have known an edible root from any other kind. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  6. The edible nests are a luxury in China, where they are used in soups. – The Story of Magellan and The Discovery of the Philippines by Hezekiah Butterworth
  7. Some suppers were classical scenes, others allegorical representations, always in the same edible form. – Fra Bartolommeo by Leader Scott (Re-Edited By Horace Shipp And Flora Kendrick)
  8. If you prefer them surrounding the bird bath, you will have more chance for bird study, but they will come without that if you give them a chance and plenty of edible berries all the year round. – Garden Ornaments by Mary H. Northend
  9. " Hm- m, they probably weren't edible," Adair MacKenzie suddenly remembered the meal he had found so distasteful a short time before. – Nan Sherwood on the Mexican Border by Annie Roe Carr
  10. The mastodon flesh, a delicacy, was so well- preserved that it was still edible. – Deepfreeze by Robert Donald Locke
  11. The creeks were alive with fish of many kinds, and their surfaces dotted with the heads of edible turtles. – Dick in the Everglades by A. W. Dimock
  12. But mayn't there be edible fruits in the other planets? – The British Barbarians by Grant Allen
  13. Scott and his famishing men could not find edible roots. – The Story of the Trapper by A. C. Laut