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Meaning of MARMALADE

Pronunciation:  'mârmâleyd

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a preserve made of the pulp and rind of citrus fruits

MARMALADE is a 9 letter word that starts with M.


 See Also: conserve, conserves, orange marmalade, preserve, preserves



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mar"ma*lade\, n. [F. marmelade, Pg. marmelada, fr.
marm['e]lo a quince, fr. L. melimelum honey apple, Gr. ? a
sweet apple, an apple grafted on a quince; ? honey + ? apple.
Cf. {Mellifluous}, {Melon}.]
A preserve or confection made of the pulp of fruit, as the
quince, pear, apple, orange, etc., boiled with sugar, and
brought to a jamlike consistence.

{Marmalade tree} (Bot.), a sapotaceous tree ({Lucuma
   mammosa}) of the West Indies and Tropical America. It has
   large obovate leaves and an egg-shaped fruit from three to
   five inches long, containing a pleasant-flavored pulp and
   a single large seed. The fruit is called marmalade, or
   natural marmalade, from its consistency and flavor.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are Seeing or eating marmalade means illness for you. Dreaming that you are making marmalade indicates an unhappy domestic life.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: blancmange, candy, comfit, compote, confection, confectionery, confiture, conserve, frosting, gelatin, glaze, honey, icing, jam, Jell-O, jelly, meringue, mousse, preserve, sweet, sweet stuff, sweetmeat, sweets, tutti-frutti, whipped cream