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 Now don't panic, but this recipe does require one additional step prior to stuffing tortillas with a creamy, dreamy mixture of meat and cheese. Patricia Shannon, Southern Living, "I Crave These 10-Minute-Prep Chicken Enchiladas More Than Takeout," 24 Apr. 2021 The XXTRA LIP Duos are double-sided with creamy, matte lip liner and lipstick to help define and enhance the lips. Samantha Olson, Seventeen, "Celebrity Hairstylist and OUAI Founder Jen Atkin Just Released A Makeup Collection with e.l.f Cosmetics," 7 Apr. 2021 This creamy, rich formula is best to use in the morning. Akili King, Vogue, "The Best Vitamin C Serums for a More Vibrant Complexion," 1 Apr. 2021 Old-school versions of vegetarian chopped liver were typically made from canned green peas or string beans smashed with plenty of fried onions and mushrooms, or sometimes eggplant, into a creamy, taupe-colored spread. Leah Koenig, Bon Appétit, "I Love Chopped Liver—and This Vegetarian Version Is Even Better," 26 Mar. 2021 The creamy, liquid concealer is designed to feel light on your skin and leave a soft matte finish. NBC News, "Fenty sale 2021: Best deals on Fenty Beauty and Fenty Skin," 19 Mar. 2021 The color can range from a creamy white to a pale beige. Washington Post, "How to make your own kashk, a creamy, tangy staple of Iranian cuisine," 12 Mar. 2021 The creamy, smooth chocolate egg is inside a gorgeous pink package that is plastic free and 100% recyclable. Joanne Shurvell, Forbes, "Best Chocolate Easter Eggs For 2021," 2 Mar. 2021 Consider the creamy laksa from Dabao Singapore, the spicy-sour-salty Isaan-style Thai fare from Intu-on or the dazzling Basque cheesecakes from Basuku — the local food scene is much more exciting with these heartfelt pop-ups in it. Janelle Bitker, SFChronicle.com, "12 unexpectedly great things to come out of food in the disaster that is 2020," 14 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of creamy

1618, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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3 May 2021

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