Associations to the word «Jelly»


JELLY, noun. (New Zealand) (Australia) (British) A dessert made by boiling gelatine, sugar and some flavouring (often derived from fruit) and allowing it to set.
JELLY, noun. (North America) A clear or translucent fruit preserve, made from fruit juice and set using either naturally occurring, or added, pectin.
JELLY, noun. A similar dish made with meat.
JELLY, noun. (zoology) A jellyfish.
JELLY, noun. (slang) (now rare) A pretty girl; a girlfriend.
JELLY, noun. (US) (slang) A large backside, especially a woman's.
JELLY, noun. (colloquial) Short for gelignite.
JELLY, noun. (colloquial) A jelly shoe.
JELLY, verb. To wiggle like jelly.
JELLY, verb. To make jelly.
JELLY, adjective. (slang) Jealous.
JELLY BABIES, noun. Plural of jelly baby
JELLY BABY, noun. (chiefly British) a gelatine confectionery designed to approximate the shape of a human baby
JELLY BEAN, noun. A small, bean-shaped, chewy candy/sweet with a firm coating and a jelly-like center, made of sugar, flavoring, coloring and sometimes starch or other thickener, and usually sold assorted in a wide variety of flavors and bright colors.
JELLY BEANS, noun. Plural of jelly bean
JELLY BLUBBER, noun. (Australia) a jellyfish.
JELLY BLUBBERS, noun. Plural of jelly blubber
JELLY BRACELET, noun. A gel bracelet
JELLY BRACELETS, noun. Plural of jelly bracelet
JELLY DONUT, noun. Alternative spelling of jelly doughnut
JELLY DONUTS, noun. Plural of jelly donut
JELLY DOUGHNUT, noun. (North America) A doughnut filled with jam and usually topped with icing sugar.
JELLY DOUGHNUTS, noun. Plural of jelly doughnut
JELLY FISH, noun. Misspelling of jellyfish.
JELLY FUNGI, noun. Plural of jelly fungus
JELLY FUNGUS, noun. Any of various fungi with an irregularly branched fruiting body apparently of jelly-like consistency.
JELLY PLANT, noun. An edible seaweed (Eucheuma speciosum) from which jelly is made.
JELLY POWDER, noun. A powder to be mixed with water to make jelly.
JELLY POWDER, noun. An explosive composed of nitroglycerine and collodion cotton.
JELLY ROLL, noun. Alternative spelling of jellyroll
JELLY ROLL PAN, noun. (cooking) A wide, flat pan similar to a cookie sheet but with deeper sides.
JELLY ROLL PANS, noun. Plural of jelly roll pan
JELLY ROLLS, noun. Plural of jelly roll (alternative spelling of jellyrolls).
JELLY SHOE, noun. A kind of PVC shoe popular in the 1980s.

Dictionary definition

JELLY, noun. An edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating for foods.
JELLY, noun. A preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit.
JELLY, noun. Any substance having the consistency of jelly or gelatin.
JELLY, verb. Make into jelly; "jellify a liquid".

Wise words

Four things come not back. The spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, ad the neglected opportunity.
Arabian Proverb