jelly baby

noun

Definition of jelly baby

British
: a soft candy shaped like a baby and made with gelatin

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“Jelly baby.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jelly%20baby. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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