jell

Definitions

  • How I did wish he could have had some of my scolloped oysters, and jell-cake, and tarts
    How I did wish he could have had some of my scolloped oysters, and jell-cake, and tarts
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v jell become gelatinous "the liquid jelled after we added the enzyme"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: People of Salt Lake City eat the most lime-flavoured gelatin Jell-O in the United States
    • Jell To jelly.
    • Jell To take on a more concrete or substantial form; -- of ideas, plans, programs, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Five Jell-O flavors that flopped: celery, coffee, cola, apple, andchocolate.
    • jell To assume the consistence of jelly.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: JELL-O was declared The "Official State Snack" of Utah in January 2001
    • v.i Jell to jelly
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. gelée, from geler—L. gelāre, to freeze.

Usage

In literature:

All the jelly that ever "jelled" was represented.
"The University of Hard Knocks" by Ralph Parlette
The jelly won't jell and I don't know what to do!
"Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
I jest sot away my frames, and went out and stirred up a cake; I had one kind by me, besides cookies and jell tarts.
"Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 3." by Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
I jest sot away my frames, and went out and stirred up a cake; I had one kind by me, besides cookies and jell tarts.
"Samantha Among the Brethren, Complete" by Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
I want four quarts for jell the last of the week; but you pick two quarts first, and see.
"Young Lucretia and Other Stories" by Mary E. Wilkins
The phrase didn't jell.
"Highways in Hiding" by George Oliver Smith
And I saved my sandwich out, and the jell!
"The Girl Scouts at Home" by Katherine Keene Galt
Miss Jellings was insistent that "recreation" should be actively pursued out of doors.
"Just Patty" by Jean Webster
It seems he had set down on that bottle of rossberry jell.
"Little Masterpieces of American Wit and Humor" by Various
Will you pass me the currant jell, Lucy Ellen?
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1904" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Then add pint for pint of sugar with the mixture and boil until it jells.
"The Suffrage Cook Book"
But we mostly like to hev a few sick to carry the flowers off our house plants to, an' now an' then a tumbler o' jell.
"Friendship Village" by Zona Gale
The so-called Kings' Hows at Upsala in Sweden rival those of Jelling in size and height.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
Eunice wants me to send a couple of 'em to Madam, an' this currant-jell-roll.
"The Brass Bound Box" by Evelyn Raymond
It seems he had set down on that bottle of rhaspberry jell.
"The Universal Reciter" by Various
When cooked, add three-fourths cup of sugar for each whole fruit and boil hard until it jells.
"Stevenson Memorial Cook Book" by Various
Cook slowly until juice will "jell" when tried on a cold plate.
"Better Meals for Less Money" by Mary Green
Mr. Braddy jelled properly and was stood in a corner.
"The Sin of Monsieur Pettipon" by Richard Connell
Then add an equal quantity of sugar, and boil briskly until the mixture jells.
"The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book" by Victor Hirtzler
She's going to have her currant jell' made right away, even whilst the currants are half green.
"Dorothy at Skyrie" by Evelyn Raymond
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In poetry:

And daily, seven days a week,
Before a local sense has jelled,
From talking-site to talking-site
Am jet-or-prop-propelled.
"On the Circuit" by W H Auden
These are the moving facts that Yunus tells, Where his blend of butter and honey jells,
Not salt, but jewelry is what he sells
These goods he hands out to the populace.
"Untitled XVIII" by Yunus Emre
The day was hotter than words can tell,
So hot the jelly-fish wouldn't jell.
The halibut went all to butter,
And the catfish had only force to utter
A faint sea-mew — aye, though some have doubted,
The carp he capered and the horn-pout pouted.
"Don't You See?" by Katharine Lee Bates

In news:

Join Martha Manikas-Foster for this look at Jell -O and the Jell -O Gallery at the LeRoy Historical Society.
Julia Child, the French Chef for a Jell -O Nation, Dies at 91.
Pimp ' Jell-O ' nets 15 years in prison, avoids up-to-life in plea deal.
Utahns have always made a place for Jell-O on the Thanksgiving table, right next to the turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes.
Principal calls Jell-O wrestling event 'embarrassing'.
An Iowa school principal said a YouTube video that showed dozens of his students at a Jell-O wrestling event is embarrassing.
When we heard the name, we knew we had to make it – Oozing Brain Jell-O .
Jack Donaghy, Jell-O , and The Jetsons.
Kraft gets krazy with silly spellingz in its FSI for Jell-O puddings.
Jell-O wall rises and falls at Seattle Center.
Bob Seng builds a wall out of Jell-O on Thursday, Aug 30, 2012 at the Seattle Center in Seattle.
This art installation by Bob Seng and Lisa Hein of New York City uses 500-pounds of Jell-O to make bricks and build a wall.
Why build a wall out of Jell-O .
Jell-O , Cool Whip make this strawberry cake unique.
Hospitals Serving Up More Than Green Jell-O .
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In science:

The first meeting in Paris (Balkowski & Kraan-Korteweg 1994) focused attention on the problem and this second meeting has provided a stimulus for a lot of mid-course activity. A basic picture is beginning to jell.
Conference Summary: Mapping the Hidden Universe
To distinguish between the two effective charge models used to compute Πmicro via eq. (4), we introduce the notation χmicro(PB) and χmicro(Jell).
Testing the relevance of effective interaction potentials between highly charged colloids in suspension
If PB-cell model (Jellium model) parameters have been used in the effective Yukawa potential, we denote the resulting compressibility by χocm (PB) (χocm (Jell)).
Testing the relevance of effective interaction potentials between highly charged colloids in suspension
At these intermediate volume fractions neither χmicro(Jell) nor χocm (Jell) is consistent with S (0).
Testing the relevance of effective interaction potentials between highly charged colloids in suspension
We thank Jelle Goeman and the Associate Editor for discussing the testing procedures with us and Wessel van Wieringen for providing code to create heatmaps.
Spatial clustering of array CGH features in combination with hierarchical multiple testing
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