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Definitions by Wordnik

  1. (noun) The yellowish fatty component of unhomogenized milk that tends to accumulate at the surface.
  2. (noun) Any of various substances resembling or containing cream: hand cream.
  3. (noun) A pale yellow to yellowish white.
  4. (noun) The choicest part: the cream of the crop.
  5. (verb-intransitive) To form cream.
  6. (verb-intransitive) To form foam or froth at the top.
  7. (verb-transitive) To remove the cream from; skim.
  8. (verb-transitive) To take or remove (the best part): creamed off the highest-paying jobs for her cronies.
  9. (verb-transitive) To take the best part from: creamed the whole department to form his management team.
  10. (verb-transitive) To beat into a creamy consistency.
  11. (verb-transitive) To prepare or cook in or with a cream sauce.
  12. (verb-transitive) To add cream to.
  13. (verb-transitive) Slang To defeat overwhelmingly: creamed our rival on their home court.
  14. (verb-transitive) Slang To damage severely; destroy: My camera got creamed when I dropped it.

Examples by Wordnik

  1. Ice cream man: Ok, that'll be $9.47. * hands them all their ice cream* Joe: - WN.com - Articles related to daMamma's Kitchen: Homemade Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream
  2. Is there a better example of truth in advertising than the name cream puffs? - Cake Boss
  3. The word cream is related to the word chrism, to anoint. - The Dirty Life
  4. The Philadelphia brand has over time become synonymous with the word cream cheese. - The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com
  5. Lisa -- Sour cream is a much better solution than mayonnaise. - Guacamole, my way | Homesick Texan

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