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synonyms for jellylike

  • insecure
  • jittery
  • nervous
  • precarious
  • rickety
  • rocky
  • unsettled
  • unstable
  • unsteady
  • weak
  • wobbly
  • all aquiver
  • aquake
  • aquiver
  • ashake
  • faltering
  • fluctuant
  • infirm
  • jerry-built
  • not set
  • quaking
  • quivery
  • rattletrap
  • rootless
  • shaking
  • tottering
  • tottery
  • tremorous
  • tremulous
  • tumbledown
  • unfirm
  • unsound
  • unsure
  • vacillating
  • wavering
  • yielding

antonyms for jellylike

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  • brave
  • certain
  • confident
  • definite
  • firm
  • guarded
  • happy
  • protected
  • safe
  • secure
  • sound
  • stable
  • steady
  • strong
  • sure
  • unwavering
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How to use jellylike in a sentence

Shortly after the tadpole wriggles out of the jellylike case and begins life outside the egg.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
The bodies had a strangely soft aspect, as though they were still jellylike.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, NOVEMBER, 1930VARIOUS
The egg white begins to coagulate at 134 degrees Fahrenheit, and it becomes white and jellylike at 160 degrees.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 2WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
This apparently foamy, jellylike, transparent material is the only living substance in all the world.
THE MEANING OF EVOLUTIONSAMUEL CHRISTIAN SCHMUCKER
If a tender, jellylike consistency is wanted, cook the egg below the boiling point of water.
FOODS AND HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENTHELEN KINNE
Boil until it assumes a jellylike appearance; strain, and season to suit the taste and condition of the patient.
THE LADIES BOOK OF USEFUL INFORMATIONANONYMOUS
It rippled and rose in the dark with the pulsing beat of the jellylike mass.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE FEBRUARY 1930VARIOUS
This consists of two huge masses filled with a jellylike substance, below the spine, and separated by a narrow median septum.
ZOOLOGY: THE SCIENCE OF ANIMAL LIFEERNEST INGERSOLL
Cautiously approaching him, I saw by his dull and jellylike eye that he was dead.
JOURNEYS THROUGH BOOKLAND, VOL. 7CHARLES H. SYLVESTER
The blood is dark in color, fluid, or only clotted into soft, jellylike masses.
SPECIAL REPORT ON DISEASES OF THE HORSEUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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