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creamy

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adjective \ˈkrē-mē\

Simple Definition of creamy

  • : made with cream or tasting like cream

  • : thick and smooth

  • : smooth and soft

Full Definition of creamy

cream·i·ercream·i·est

  1. 1 :  containing cream

  2. 2 :  resembling cream (as in color, texture, or taste) <a creamy consistency> <creamy skin> <a creamy voice>

cream·i·ly play \ˈkrē-mə-lē\ adverb
cream·i·ness play \-mē-nəs\ noun

Examples of creamy

  1. The sauce has a smooth, creamy texture.

  2. Do you prefer creamy or crunchy peanut butter?

  3. She sings with a creamy voice.



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First Known Use of creamy

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Rhymes with creamy


CREAMY Defined for Kids

creamy

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adjective \ˈkrē-mē\

Definition of creamy

cream·i·ercream·i·est

  1. 1 :  full of or containing cream <creamy salad dressing>

  2. 2 :  smooth and soft <creamy skin> <creamy peanut butter>

cream·i·ness noun



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