ETYM French, from Latin potabilis, from potare to drink; akin to Greek potos a drinking, posis a drink, Skr. pâ to drink, OIr. ibim I drink. Related to Poison, Bib, Imbibe.
Of alcoholic beverages that are suitable for drinking.
Fit to drink; drinkable.
A liquid that is suitable for drinking; especially; an alcoholic beverage