transitive verb

: to make gelatinous : jelly
the red buttery mud is … jellifiedNegley Farson
: to reduce to slackness or weakness
I turned, all jellified at her voiceEugene Walter

intransitive verb

: to become jelly or like jelly
the lazy ear and the jellifying mindNew Republic

Word History


jelly entry 1 + -fy

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“Jellify.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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