klausnick/莫罗佐夫·尼科莱/профан (klausnick) wrote,

gel (jell)

jells, jelling, jelled or gels, gelling, gelled 1) to make or become gelatinous; congeal 2) (intr.) to assume definite form (his ideas have jelled).
Впервые встретил это слово в переносном смысле: The biggest weakness I found in the book was actually the title conceit; I felt like the book tried too hard to show that the title character was "the book thief" as a defining element of her character but it didn't really gel. 
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