[ jel-ee-been ]
/ ˈdʒɛl iˌbin /
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a small, bean-shaped, usually brightly colored candy with a hard sugar coating and a firm gelatinous filling.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for jellybean
Popcorn, or a disgusting French sour jellybean-like thing called Bubbliz.
British Dictionary definitions for jellybean
/ (ˈdʒɛlɪˌbiːn) /
a bean-shaped sweet with a brightly coloured coating around a gelatinous filling
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