jell jell  /ˈdʒɛl/

Definition(s):

  • (v) become gelatinous

Synonym(s)

set

Usage(s):

  • At the dawn of a new year in the NBA, you never know which teams will jell, which stars will shine or which broken-down power forwards Isiah will sign to max contracts.

News

  1. Anchors dive into Jell-O for Children's Cancer Center

    The Children's Cancer Center had people take the plunge into a pool of blue Jell-O on Saturday, and two 10 News' anchors were up to the challenge. 
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WTSP-TV Tampa

  2. Saving Grandma's Strawberry Cake From The Clutches Of Jell-O

    Postwar marketing of convenience foods pushed our grandmothers to take many shortcuts in the kitchen that modern foodies might find unpalatable. Many involved Jell-O. Cookbook author Jeremy Jackson updated his grandma Mildred's famous strawberry cake recipe to remove this old-school secret ingredient.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: NPR

  3. Jell-O Shots, Other Candied Liqueurs Could Finally Be Legal In Ohio

    Jell-O shots and other candies and sweets that contain liqueur are technically illegal in Ohio because they are not regulated.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WBNS-10TV Columbus

Quotes

  1. "We wanted to see what we could do with the players we'd already bought. We just wanted to see if the team was going to jell," Hicks said. "And he went to a press conference and kind of pouted and answered the same question 20 times, 'I'm...
    on Dec 27, 2007 By: Tom Hicks Source: USA Today

  2. "Once we got AI, I was lying to myself but I had to tell myself it was going to work right away," Anthony said. "But it was going to take time for us to jell as a team. Right now it's happening for us."
    on Apr 16, 2007 By: Carmelo Anthony Source: SI.com

  3. "We showed a glimpse of what we can do, and if we keep getting better, there will be good things happening," Francis said. "Hopefully, we can all stay together. There's no question how much talent we have on the field. If we jell together,...
    on Nov 30, 2006 By: Jeff Francis Source: ESPN

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