Adjective "jellylike" definition and examples

Definitions and examples


  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.'


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."