creamer

noun
cream·er | \ˈkrē-mər \

Definition of creamer 

1 : a small vessel for serving cream

2 : a nondairy product used as a substitute for cream (as in coffee)

Examples of creamer in a Sentence

a matching sugar bowl and creamer

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Trans fats are officially banished Once ubiquitous in everything from frozen pizza to coffee creamer to popcorn, artificial trans fats are — as of Monday — banished from US restaurants and grocery stores. BostonGlobe.com, "Trans fats are officially banished," 19 June 2018 Once ubiquitous in everything from frozen pizza to coffee creamer to popcorn, artificial trans fats are – as of Monday – banished from U.S. restaurants and grocery stores. Author: Caitlin Dewey, Anchorage Daily News, "Artificial trans fats, widely linked to heart disease, are officially banned," 19 June 2018 The first daily regimen that worked —173 morphine milligrams — felt like creamer diluting bitter black coffee. Bonnie Jo Mount, Washington Post, "Inside the fallout of America’s crackdown on opioids," 31 May 2018 The first daily regimen that worked - 173 morphine milligrams - felt like creamer diluting bitter black coffee. Anchorage Daily News, "Unintended consequences: Inside the fallout of America’s crackdown on opioids," 17 June 2018 The latest flavors — Honey Cream and Honey Pecan — use all-natural honey and 30 percent less sugar than other Natural Bliss creamers. sandiegouniontribune.com, "Coffee-mate adds honey flavors," 10 Apr. 2018 In a large airtight container or sealable plastic bag, combine creamer, lemon juice and zest, the 2 tablespoons salt, the garlic and hot sauce. Joan Elovitz Kazan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Creative ways to use the Passover staple Matzo," 27 Mar. 2018 In just two years, Haydon has turned her kitchen counter recipe into a formidable competitor to veteran creamer brands such as Nestlé’s Coffeemate. NBC News, "How small businesses can use Amazon to their advantage," 15 Dec. 2017 Nestle already owns brands such as Nespresso, Nescafe and creamer brand Coffeemate. Angelica Lavito, USA TODAY, "Nestle takes majority stake in premium coffee company Blue Bottle," 14 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of creamer

1858, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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creamer

noun

English Language Learners Definition of creamer

: a small container that is used for serving cream

: a liquid or powder that is used instead of cream in coffee or tea

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