jellies

We have found lemma(root) word of jellies : jelly.

Definitions


[ˈdʒɛli], (Noun)

Definitions:
- a fruit-flavoured dessert made by warming and then cooling a liquid containing gelatin or a similar setting agent in a mould or dish so that it sets into a semi-solid, somewhat elastic mass
(e.g: a bowl of jelly and custard)

- a small sweet made with gelatin
(e.g: a box of fruit jellies)

- gelignite.

- jelly shoes.


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Origin:
late Middle English: from Old French gelee ‘frost, jelly’, from Latin gelata ‘frozen’, from gelare ‘freeze’, from gelu ‘frost’


[ˈdʒɛli], (Verb)

Definitions:
- set (food) as or in a jelly
(e.g: the eels are stewed and jellied)


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[ˈdʒɛli], (Adjective)

Definitions:
- jealous
(e.g: I'm so jelly that you were at the show)


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Origin:
early 21st century: abbreviation of jealous




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