Pronunciation: kr?md
n.1.The rich, oily, and yellowish part of milk, which, when the milk stands unagitated, rises, and collects on the surface. It is the part of milk from which butter is obtained.
2.The part of any liquor that rises, and collects on the surface.
3.A delicacy of several kinds prepared for the table from cream, etc., or so as to resemble cream.
4.A cosmetic; a creamlike medicinal preparation.
5.The best or choicest part of a thing; the quintessence; as, the cream of a jest or story; the cream of a collection of books or pictures.
Welcome, O flower and cream of knights errant.
- Shelton.
Bavarian cream
a preparation of gelatin, cream, sugar, and eggs, whipped; - to be eaten cold.
Cold cream
an ointment made of white wax, almond oil, rose water, and borax, and used as a salve for the hands and lips.
Cream cheese
a kind of cheese made from curd from which the cream has not been taken off, or to which cream has been added.
Cream gauge
an instrument to test milk, being usually a graduated glass tube in which the milk is placed for the cream to rise.
Cream nut
the Brazil nut.
Cream of lime
a - A scum of calcium carbonate which forms on a solution of milk of lime from the carbon dioxide of the air.
b - A thick creamy emulsion of lime in water.
Cream of tartar
(Chem.) purified tartar or argol; so called because of the crust of crystals which forms on the surface of the liquor in the process of purification by recrystallization. It is a white crystalline substance, with a gritty acid taste, and is used very largely as an ingredient of baking powders; - called also potassium bitartrate, acid potassium tartrate, etc.
v. t.1.To skim, or take off by skimming, as cream.
[imp. & p. p. Creamed (kr?md); p. pr. & vb. n. Creaming.]
2.To take off the best or choicest part of.
3.To furnish with, or as with, cream.
Creaming the fragrant cups.
- Mrs. Whitney.
To cream butter
(Cooking) to rub, stir, or beat, butter till it is of a light creamy consistency.
v. i.1.To form or become covered with cream; to become thick like cream; to assume the appearance of cream; hence, to grow stiff or formal; to mantle.
Noun1.cream - the best people or things in a group; "the cream of England's young men were killed in the Great War"
Synonyms: pick
2.cream - the part of milk containing the butterfat
3.cream - toiletry consisting of any of various substances resembling cream that have a soothing and moisturizing effect when applied to the skin
Synonyms: emollient, ointment
Verb1.cream - make creamy by beating; "Cream the butter"
2.cream - put on cream, as on one's face or body; "She creams her face every night"
3.cream - remove from the surface; "skim cream from the surface of milk"
Synonyms: cream off, skim off, skim
4.cream - add cream to one's coffee, for example
To see or eat cream in your dream, indicates that you appreciate the minor and sweet things in life. To see or apply face cream in your dream, represents a beautiful and true soul. It may also signify the character and personality your portray to others in your waking life.abstergent, aerate, alabaster, alabastrine, albescent, albumen, aristocracy, aureate, auric, balm, balsam, barons, batter, beat, beat up, beige, blank, blast, bonnyclabber, bowl down, brilliantine, buff, buff-yellow, bulldoze, butter, buttermilk, canary, canary-yellow, cathartic, cerate, certified milk, champion, cheese, choice, chosen, chrism, churn, citron, citron-yellow, clabber, cleaner, cleaning agent, cleaning solvent, cleanser, cleansing cream, clobber, clot, coagulate, cold cream, colloid, colloidize, collyrium, condensed milk, cornstarch, creamy, curd, curdle, dairy products, defeat utterly, demulcent, dentifrice, depurant, detergent, diuretic, dough, drub, dun-white, ecru, egg white, eggshell, elect, elite, embrocation, emetic, emollient, emulsify, emulsionize, enema, establishment, eye-lotion, eyewash, face cream, fair, fallow, fat, flaxen, flower, foam, froth, gaum, gel, gelatin, ghee, gilded, gilt, glair, glaucescent, glaucous, glop, glue, gluten, gold, gold-colored, golden, goo, gook, goop, gray-white, gruel, gumbo, gunk, half-and-half, hand lotion, heavy cream, holystone, incrassate, inspissate, inunction, inunctum, ivory, ivory-white, jam, jell, jellify, jelly, lambaste, lanolin, lather, lemon, lemon-yellow, lenitive, lick, light, light cream, lint-white, loblolly, lopper, lords of creation, lotion, luteolous, lutescent, mantle, margarine, milk, molasses, mouthwash, mucilage, mucus, nard, nauseant, nobility, nonesuch, nonfat dry milk, nonpareil, ocherish, ocherous, ochery, ochreous, ochroid, ochrous, ochry, off-white, ointment, oleo, oleomargarine, optimum, or, overbear, overlapping, overwhelm, pale, pap, paragon, paste, pearl, pearly, pearly-white, pick, pomade, pomatum, porridge, power elite, power structure, pride, prime, primrose, primrose-colored, primrose-yellow, prize, pudding, pulp, pumice stone, puree, purgative, purge, purifier, putty, queen, quintessence, raw milk, rinse, rob, ruling circles, ruling class, saffron, saffron-colored, saffron-yellow, sallow, salve, sand-colored, sandy, schmear, scum, select, semifluid, semiliquid, shampoo, shellac, shut out, size, skim milk, skunk, smear, snow under, soap, solvent, soothing syrup, soup, sour cream, spikenard, spume, starch, steamroller, sticky mess, straw, straw-colored, sud, suds, superlative, synthetic detergent, syrup, the best, the best ever, the best people, the brass, the tops, the very best, thicken, tooth powder, toothpaste, top, top people, treacle, unction, unguent, unguentum, upper class, upper crust, wash, whelm, whey, whip, whipping cream, whisk, whitewash, whitish, whity, whomp, whop, xanthic, xanthous, yellow, yellowish, yogurt
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