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Definition of Cream

Cream

  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.
  6. To skim, or take off by skimming, as cream.
  7. To take off the best or choicest part of.
  8. To furnish with, or as with, cream.
  9. 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.

Cream Quotations

The best things and best people rise out of their separateness; I'm against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise.
Robert Frost

You can't always write a chord ugly enough to say what you want to say, so sometimes you have to rely on a giraffe filled with whipped cream.
Frank Zappa

It is not well for a man to pray cream and live skim milk.
Henry Ward Beecher

Honestly, I just go to restaurants to eat so I won't die. If there was a pill I could take in January and then I wouldn't have to eat again for the rest of the year, I would take it. Of course, I wouldn't want to sacrifice my chocolate cake and ice cream.
Steven Wright

I love eating chocolate cake and ice cream after a show. I almost justify it in my mind as, 'You were a good boy onstage and you did your show, so now you can have some cake and ice cream.'
Steven Wright
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Cream Translations

cream in Afrikaans is vla, room
cream in Dutch is vla
cream in German is Sahne, Creme, Sahne
cream in Italian is crema, panna, panna
cream in Portuguese is creme, nata
cream in Spanish is flan, nata, crema

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