Siouxsie Sioux, another female singer, gets it even worse, being described as a “blancmange.”
At the very first steps of Peri we slipped about in all directions, like quivering fragments of blancmange.
It will be then ready for blancmange or lemon jelly and is very delicate.
From equal parts of blancmange and cream, sweetened, and flavoured.
They came right through into the kitchen, and fell into the blancmange.
The judge put down his pen, threw himself back in his chair, and laughed until he shook like a piece of blancmange.
Midway down they were held up by Mary Jane, who replenished them with raspberry or orange jelly or with blancmange and jam.
A huge dog was floundering in the jelly, and a regular flight of birds had got about the blancmange.
Put the flummery into a blancmange mould, set it on ice, and turn it out when wanted for dinner.
If nicely managed, the blancmange and jelly will look like eggs cut in half.
late 14c., from Old French blancmengier (13c.), literally "white eating," originally a dish of fowl minced with cream, rice, almonds, sugar, eggs, etc.; from blanc "white" (also used in Old French of white foods, e.g. eggs, cream, also white meats such as veal and chicken; see blank (adj.)) + mangier "to eat" (see manger).