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  • adj. Resembling or characteristic of jelly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. thick like gelatin


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  • The amoeba would extend toward a cluster of bits and engulf them into its jellylike interior.

    Delta Anomaly

  • Passing jellylike clots is normal, especially in the first days.

    Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn

  • All I could see was that face, smeared in jellylike feces, the blank eyes sightlessly staring into the abyss above.

    The Curse of the Wendigo

  • It happens most commonly in kids from three months to six years, and the condition also comes with a side order of fever, vomiting, and the passing of currant-colored, jellylike stool.

    You Raising Your Child

  • It was jellylike and undercooked in places, rock-hard in others, but it was real honest-to-goodness birthday cake.

    Paradise General

  • Having reduced Pauly to a jellylike blob of tears, Joe leaves.

    Boot Camp

  • I looked at the brown globs that were dripping off my boots, making a jellylike puddle on the floor, and sighed.

    The Multiplying Menace

  • Horns, tail, ears, nose, teeth, eyes, fingers, and toes had all long since been removed, and all the rest reduced to a jellylike consistency, held together only by the skin.

    Tran Siberian

  • Though fashioned of some transparent jellylike substance, it was nonetheless of much more definite outline and solid consistence than anything which I had seen before.

    Sky Monsters

  • Fresh blood, still dark red, and jellylike in consistency.

    This is really nice right here.


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