\ ˈkrēm \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of creem

dialectal, England
: to squeeze or hug (as in wrestling) : crush, mash

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History and Etymology for creem

perhaps irregular from Old English crimman to cram; akin to Old High German krimman to scratch, press, Old English crammian to cram

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“Creem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/creem. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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