Definitions for jellyˈdʒɛl i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gelatin, jelly(noun)

    an edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating for foods

  2. jelly(noun)

    a preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit

  3. jelly(verb)

    any substance having the consistency of jelly or gelatin

  4. jellify, jelly(verb)

    make into jelly

    "jellify a liquid"


  1. jelly(Noun)

    A dessert made by boiling gelatine, sugar and some flavouring (often derived from fruit) and allowing it to set

  2. jelly(Noun)

    A clear or translucent fruit preserve, made from fruit juice and set using either naturally occurring, or added, pectin

  3. jelly(Noun)

    A pretty girl; a girlfriend.

  4. jelly(Noun)

    A large backside, especially a woman's.

  5. jelly(Noun)

    A jelly shoe.

  6. jelly(Verb)

    To wiggle like jelly.

  7. jelly(Verb)

    To make jelly.

  8. jelly(Adjective)


  9. Origin: gelee, from geler, from gelu.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jelly(noun)

    anything brought to a gelatinous condition; a viscous, translucent substance in a condition between liquid and solid; a stiffened solution of gelatin, gum, or the like

  2. Jelly(noun)

    the juice of fruits or meats boiled with sugar to an elastic consistence; as, currant jelly; calf's-foot jelly

  3. Jelly(verb)

    to become jelly; to come to the state or consistency of jelly

  4. Origin: [ Formerly gelly, gely, F. gele jelly, frost, fr. geler to freeze. L. gelare; akin to gelu frost. See Gelid.]

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