creamy

adjective
\ ˈkrē-mē How to pronounce creamy (audio) \
creamier; creamiest

Definition of creamy

1 : containing cream
2 : resembling cream (as in color, texture, or taste) a creamy consistency creamy skin a creamy voice

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Other Words from creamy

creamily \ ˈkrē-​mə-​lē How to pronounce creamily (audio) \ adverb
creaminess \ ˈkrē-​mē-​nəs How to pronounce creaminess (audio) \ noun

Examples of creamy in a Sentence

The sauce has a smooth, creamy texture. Do you prefer creamy or crunchy peanut butter? She sings with a creamy voice.
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At a certain point, Rice-a-Roni is easier to make and just as creamy and salty. Megan Geuss, Ars Technica, "June postscript: 5 unusual things you can make in an Internet-connected oven," 31 Dec. 2018 Even the mashed cauliflower was creamy and flavorful. Scott Mccartney, WSJ, "A Guide to Surviving the Longest Flight in the World," 16 Oct. 2018 Twitter: @jbattilana Email: food@sfchronicle.com Ricotta Toasts With Prosciutto-Wrapped Apricots Ricotta varies greatly in texture; some are firm, others soft and creamy. Jessica Battilana, SFChronicle.com, "Repertoire: Apricot toast is the summer grilling recipe you need," 10 July 2018 Let this creamy, dreamy highlight melt into your skin for an unparalleled glow! Shannon Barbour, The Cut, "Becca’s Tangerine Highlighter Gives the Perfect Summery Glow," 23 Apr. 2018 One dish that encompasses all of these elements is kaeng pu, a yellow crab curry served with a side of rice vermicelli that packs some serious heat in each bite despite the generous amount of creamy coconut milk in it. Christina Liao, Vogue, "Skip Phuket and Koh Samui—Go to This Island in Thailand Instead," 23 May 2019 From the deepest, darkest smooth crystal black to the creamiest bright fuschia, this collection features every lipstick color and finish of your dreams. Teen Vogue, "6 Teen Vogue Editors Tried Gucci Beauty’s New Lipsticks And Fell In Love," 23 May 2019 For starters, try a creamy concealer that seamlessly blends into skin. Diana Nguyen, Harper's BAZAAR, "7 Things You Should Be Doing for a Flawless Complexion," 3 May 2019 Make an extra big batch of this creamy whipped feta to serve on toast or as a dip. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Salmon with Creamy Feta Cucumbers," 29 Apr. 2019

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First Known Use of creamy

1618, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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creamy

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of creamy

: made with cream or tasting like cream
: thick and smooth
: smooth and soft

creamy

adjective
\ ˈkrē-mē How to pronounce creamy (audio) \
creamier; creamiest

Kids Definition of creamy

1 : full of or containing cream creamy salad dressing
2 : smooth and soft creamy skin creamy peanut butter

Other Words from creamy

creaminess noun

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