Meaning of marmalady in English:

marmalady

(also marmaladey)

Pronunciation /ˈmɑːməleɪdi/

adjective

  • Resembling or suggestive of marmalade, especially in sweetness, stickiness, or colour.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Dekker (c1572–1632), playwright and pamphleteer. From marmalade + -y.