palatable
[ pal-uh-tuh-buhl ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Late-Middle English; from the Latin palatum refering to the roof of the mouth
Synonyms
    1.
  • acceptable agreeable attractive pleasant
    2.
  • appetizing
Antonyms
    1.
  • disagreeable unattractive
    2.
  • repulsive unacceptable
Definition
1. acceptable or agreeable to the mind or feelings
2. acceptable or agreeable to the palate or taste; savory
Examples
1. A) The characters became more palatable as the narrative wove on. B) The weather was mild and palatable, inviting everyone outside to enjoy the sun.
2. A) She found the dish palatable if not incredible, and finished it with relish. B) The goal was to find the most palatable appetizer rather than the unqualified best one.
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