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jellies

1. adjective, slang Jealous. I was, like, super jellies that Cathy got a car for her birthday! I know you're totally jellies, don't try to pretend that you're not!
2. noun, informal Shoes made of soft, shiny, semi-transparent PVC plastic. Also known as "jelly shoes." Jellies were a huge fad in the '80s, but they've been making something of a comeback lately.
3. noun, slang Benzodiazepine tablets or capsules. At that point in my addiction, I was snorting coke to bring me up and then popping jellies to bring me back down.
See also: jelly

jellies

n. jelly sandals; colorful shoes made from soft, flexible plastic. (From jelly bean.) Jellies will crack in this weather.
See also: jelly
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Marmalades are tender jellies with small pieces of fruit distributed evenly throughout the product.
Andy Snider, curator of herps and aquatics at Brookfield Zoo, explains that all jellies have tentacles with stinging cells called nematocysts.
Experiment with different flowers, adding herbs, or adding flower essences to your favorite fruit jellies for topping toast and biscuits.
Jalapeno Pepper Jellies are a medium heat gourmet food products, that have a savory combination of Jalapeno Peppers and fresh fruits.
Though jellies are not easy to study, researchers have learned enough to say they are important to the fates of plenty of ocean creatures.
Those who like their jelly should invest in a copy and get to work - for instance, their gin and tonic jellies glow brightly under ultraviolet light, and if that isn't a reason to make them straight away and buy a UV torch, I don't know what is!
More and more cash-strapped parents are serving up jellies and shunning pricier posh puddings.
Sulfated fucans from the egg jellies of the closely related sea urchins Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis and Strongylocentrotus pallidus ensure species-specific fertilization.
Each themed Gift Pack is decorated with a quintessential English garden design, and holds miniature and standard jars of The Bay Tree's most loved preserves, chutneys and jellies, including Very Lemon Curd, Spicy Onion Relish and Redcurrant Jelly.
Jelly Belly[R] jelly beans were different from the standard penny store jellies, instead manufactured through a meticulous process, with intense and unusual flavors in the candy shell as well as inside of the bean, using natural ingredients for flavoring.
"We make jellies for parties, birthday jellies and we've created jelly banquets," explains Sam.
The first recipes for sweet jellies date to the 16th century, including one called leach - a milk jelly flavoured with rosewater.
Architectural food-smiths Bompas & Parr will transform the submitted design materials into jellies to be judged by a high profile panel.
But crystal jellies aren't the only ones that intrigue Purcell and other scientists.
There are six different jelly varieties to try - Jelly Snakes, Sour Squirms, Forbidden Fruit, Party Jellies, Dinosaurs and Unbearables.