Definition of jelly roll in English:

jelly roll

noun

North American
  • A Swiss roll.

    • ‘Then roll the dough lengthwise like a jelly roll, being careful not to rip the dough.’
    • ‘Using the bottom wax paper, roll the dough into a jelly roll style, halfway.’
    • ‘The finished product is cut width-wise like a jelly roll, then presented on a bed of spinach.’
    • ‘Put two tablespoons of butter on a jelly roll pan, and stick in the oven until melted.’
    • ‘Roll the dough tightly around the marzipan to form a long jelly roll and pinch the seams to enclose.’
    • ‘He had a jelly roll nose, a fat, puffy face, and a gold eye.’
    • ‘If you're using the oven, you may want to transfer the chicken to a foil-lined jelly roll pan so that you can use the skillet to make a pan sauce.’

Pronunciation

jelly roll