Adjective "jellylike" definition and examples

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Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'Some type of unidentified green liquid is added to the mix, turning the liquid tofu into a jelly-like substance after several minutes.'
  2. 'These are rod-like ‘power plants’ in the jelly-like body of the cell that supply energy.'

Definitions

1. a food preparation of a soft, elastic consistency due to the presence of gelatin, pectin, etc., especially fruit juice boiled down with sugar and used as a sweet spread for bread and toast, as a filling for cakes or doughnuts, etc.

2. any substance having the consistency of jelly.

3. Chiefly British. a fruit-flavored gelatin dessert.

4. a plastic sandal or shoe. verb (used with or without object), jellied, jellying.

5. to bring or come to the consistency of jell

More examples(as adjective)

"matters can be jellylike."

Origin

(jelly)