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 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.
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Recent Examples on the Web The Schist is expansive on the nose and palate, with creamy texture and fragrant flavors of orange blossom and mango. Washington Post, 28 May 2021 This is one of those stealth desserts — an easy, no-bake summer treat that always surprises with its creamy texture and bright notes of lemon. Kim Sunée, Anchorage Daily News, 27 May 2021 Strawberries and a hint of orange peel show beautifully on the palate, along with a fine wire of zesty citrus and a creamy texture. Katie Kelly Bell, Forbes, 5 May 2021 While the pops didn’t give me any issues, this explained the creamy texture, and potentially the slight aftertaste. Tanya Edwards, CNN Underscored, 26 Mar. 2021 The only exception to rinsing is when excess starch is desired to create a creamy texture, such as when making risotto or paella. Lauren Corona, chicagotribune.com, 21 Mar. 2021 As noted above, a high-speed, powerful blender is going to do the best job in making a thick smoothie bowl that has a super smooth, creamy texture. Katlyn Moncada, Better Homes & Gardens, 17 Mar. 2021 The king cake cheese cake has the heft of the Thanksgiving turkey, the cinnamon vanilla flavor of king cake and the creamy rich texture of classic cheese cake. Ian Mcnulty, NOLA.com, 8 Feb. 2021 The tahini sauce is creamy and wonderfully nutty; the pomegranate molasses both sweet and tart. Jenn Harris Columnist, Los Angeles Times, 16 May 2021

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First Known Use of creamy

1618, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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8 Jun 2021

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“Creamy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/creamy. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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More Definitions for creamy

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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