\ 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

Other Words from creamy

creamily \ ˈkrē-​mə-​lē How to pronounce creamy (audio) \ adverb
creaminess \ ˈkrē-​mē-​nəs How to pronounce creamy (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.
Recent Examples on the Web The creamy formula comes in 13 rich colors, ranging from soft pinks and nudes to deep reds and browns. Nicol Natale, Peoplemag, 2 Aug. 2022 The lightweight, creamy formula is free of parabens and has a glossy finish. Nicol Natale,, 28 July 2022 The creamy formula glides on like a dream, thanks to a blend of emollients, and lasts all day long. Nerisha Penrose, ELLE, 27 July 2022 Most fruits are high in moisture, and excess moisture from fruit can make ice cream icy rather than smooth and creamy. April Goess, San Antonio Express-News, 13 July 2022 This ultra-creamy formula comes in 16 red, nude, and berry shades to mix and match with your favorite lip products or to wear on their own. Jennifer Hussein, Allure, 12 July 2022 The green smoothie setting yields a smooth and creamy texture with no sign of fibrous kale or spinach. Nicole Papantoniou, Good Housekeeping, 7 July 2022 Flash freezing ensures freshness and a creamy texture. Roger Naylor, The Arizona Republic, 14 July 2022 But in many cases, a heavy cream substitute can serve the same purpose, whether that’s adding a creamy texture, richer flavor, or both. Julie Harans, Bon Appétit, 7 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of creamy

1618, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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7 Aug 2022

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“Creamy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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\ 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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