Part of speech:
(--- Chiefly Brit.) A piece of candy or a sweet dessert
A preserve made from whole fruit boiled to a pulp with sugar.
Something, such as a body part, that has suddenly become limp or enervated:
The act or process of spreading:
A clear, jellylike preserve made from the pulp and rind of fruits, especially citrus fruits.
A decoction, solution, or infusion made by drawing out from any substance that which gives it its essential and characteristic virtue; essence; as, extract of beef; extract of dandelion; also, any substance so extracted, and characteristic of that from which it is obtained; as, quinine is the most important extract of Peruvian bark.
Something, as a jelly, made with gelatin
A water-soluble carbohydrate, obtained from certain ripe fruits, which yields a gel that is the basis of jellies and jams
Fruit cooked with sugar to protect against decay or fermentation.
Self-restraint in expression or bearing; reticence or coolness:
To continue to do:
To prevent from falling or sinking; support:
To adhere or conform to; keep:
To set free from the consequences of sin; redeem:
To husband is defined as to conserve or use economically.
To secure is to firmly attach something, to take action to make an area safe or to obtain something that you have been seeking.
Store is defined as to put away or to stock.
To give off too much smoke
To protect, to defend.
To season is defined as to add herbs and spices to make food more tasty.
To add, treat, season, or sprinkle with salt.
To keep in mind
To pickle is to preserve a food in a salty or vinegar-based liquid.
To shrivel or dry up
To acquire the consistency of jelly:
To keep from escape or trouble
To keep under control; restrain:
(Sports) To keep possession of (a ball or puck) so as to deny an opponent the opportunity to score.
To remove the moisture from; make dry:
To guard from attack; keep from harm or danger; protect
To get rid of or counteract (an ailment, evil, bad habit, etc.)
Used to indicate possibility or probability:
To serve a process on
To put something into (a container, for example) to capacity or to a desired level:
To evaporate is defined as to turn from a liquid into a gas, or to stop existing.
To season and preserve with granulated salt.
To plunge into a liquid.
To ward off. Often used with off:
To guard; protect.
To omit to notice; to forbear to treat with attention or respect; to slight.
To do damage to
To break up or spoil completely; ruin
To destroy, spoil, or damage irreparably
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
Territory is a plot of land controlled by a specific person, animal or country, or where a person has knowledge, rights or responsibilities.
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