Cream Cream, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Creamed} (kr?md); p. pr. & vb. n. {Creaming}.] 1. To skim, or take off by skimming, as cream. [1913 Webster]

2. To take off the best or choicest part of. [1913 Webster]

3. To furnish with, or as with, cream. [1913 Webster]

Creaming the fragrant cups. --Mrs. Whitney. [1913 Webster]

{To cream butter} (Cooking), to rub, stir, or beat, butter till it is of a light creamy consistency. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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