HyperDic: jelly

English > 4 senses of the word jelly:
NOUNfoodjelly, gelatinan edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating / coating for foods
foodjellya preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit
substancejellyany substance having the consistency of jelly or gelatin
VERBchangejelly, jellifymake into jelly
jelly > pronunciation
Soundsjheh'liy
Rhymesably ... zealously: 1543 rhymes with liy...
English > jelly: 4 senses > noun 1, food
MeaningAn edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating / coating for foods.
Synonymgelatin
Narroweraspicsavory jelly based on fish or meat stock used as a mold for meats or vegetables
calf's-foot jellyA savory jelly made with gelatin obtained by boiling calves' feet
gelatin dessertjellied dessert made with gelatin and fruit juice or water
Broaderdainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw, treatSomething considered choice to eat
Spanishgelatina, jalea
Catalangelatina, gelea
Verbsjellifybecome jelly
jellifymake into jelly
English > jelly: 4 senses > noun 2, food
MeaningA preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit.
Narrowerapple jellyjelly made from apple juice
grape jellyjelly made from grape juice
Broaderconserve, preserve, conserves, preservesfruit preserved by cooking with sugar
Spanishjalea, mermelada
Catalangelea
Verbsjellifybecome jelly
jellifymake into jelly
English > jelly: 4 senses > noun 3, substance
MeaningAny substance having the consistency of jelly or gelatin.
Narrowerpetrolatum, petroleum jelly, mineral jellyA semisolid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum
BroadersubstanceA particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties
Verbsjellifybecome jelly
jellify, jellymake into jelly
English > jelly: 4 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningmake into jelly.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymjellify
Broaderchange integritychange in physical make-up
Spanishconvertir en jalea, gelatinizar
Catalangelificar
Nounsjellyany substance having the consistency of jelly or gelatin

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