gelée

noun ge·lée \ zhə-ˈlā \
Updated on: 12 Dec 2017

Definition of gelée

1 : a cosmetic gel
  • gelée skin cleansers
2 : a jellied food : an edible jelly
  • peach gelée

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Origin and Etymology of gelée

French, jelly, from Middle French — more at jelly


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