jelly bean
noun Date: 1905 a sugar-glazed bean-shaped candy

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  • jelly bean — ► NOUN ▪ a jelly sweet in the shape of a bean …   English terms dictionary

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  • jelly bean — jelly ,bean noun count a soft brightly colored piece of candy that is shaped like a bean and made with many different flavors …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • Jelly bean — HistoryThe interior jelly may trace its origin back hundreds of years to a candy called Turkish Delight, while the shell is essentially the same as that developed in the late 17th century for Jordan Almond candies. The earliest known appearance… …   Wikipedia

  • jelly bean — noun sugar glazed jellied candy • Syn: ↑jelly egg • Hypernyms: ↑candy, ↑confect * * * noun, pl ⋯ beans [count] : a candy that is shaped like a bean and has a hard sugar shell with a soft center * * * ˈjelly bean f15 [j …   Useful english dictionary

  • jelly bean — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms jelly bean : singular jelly bean plural jelly beans a soft brightly coloured sweet that is shaped like a bean …   English dictionary

  • Jelly bean — Una colección. Se denomina Jelly Bean (del inglés: judía de gelatina) a una golosina del tamaño de una judía, de colores brillantes y que solía tener sabor a frutas, aunque ahora también la hay de palomitas de maíz y otros. Suele tener un… …   Wikipedia Español

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