Definition of Creamy

1. Adjective. Of the color of cream. "Creamy translucent pebbles"

Similar to: Chromatic



2. Adjective. Thick like cream.
Similar to: Thick
Derivative terms: Cream, Creaminess

Definition of Creamy

1. a. Full of, or containing, cream; resembling cream, in nature, appearance, or taste; creamlike; unctuous.

Definition of Creamy

1. Adjective. Containing cream. ¹

2. Adjective. Of food or drink, having the rich taste or thick, smooth texture of cream, whether or not it actually contains cream. ¹

3. Adjective. Of any liquid, having the thick texture of cream. ¹

4. Adjective. Having the colour of cream. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Creamy

1. rich in cream [adj CREAMIER, CREAMIEST] : CREAMILY [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Creamy

creaminess
creaminesses
creaming
creamless
creamlike
creamometer
creampies
creampuff
creampuffs
creams
creamsicle
creamsicles
creamware
creamwares
creamy (current term)
creance
creances
creant
crease
crease-resistant
crease wound
creased
creaseless
creaseproof
creaseproofed
creaseproofing
creaseproofs
creaser
creasers

Literary usage of Creamy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"Tubers: Roundish; skin creamy white, with more or lees numerous splashes of red, ... Sprouts: Base and internodes creamy white to deep rose-lilac; ..."

2. The Boston Cooking-school Cook Book by Fannie Merritt Farmer (1896)
"creamy Sauce I. }-^ cup butter. 2 tablespoons milk. ^ cup powdered sugar. 2 tablespoons wine. Cream the butter, add sugar gradually, and milk mid wine drop ..."

3. Microscopical Determination of the Opaque Minerals: An Aid to the Study of Ores by Joseph Murdoch (1916)
"With galena, pale yellowish creamy gray and very pale purple; with silver, ... With galena, pinkish creamy white; with silver, pale pinkish creamy white, ..."

4. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1892)
"The slope is clothed with creamy elder blossoms, and on the river's bank opposite are wild rose-bushes dropping their petals, pink and white, ..."

5. Harper's New Monthly Magazine by Henry Mills Alden (1883)
"... find in almost every case where the water assumes a white creamy tint, it is owing principally to the presence of countless numbers of little shrimps. ..."

6. The Mosquitoes of North and Central America and the West Indies by Leland Ossian Howard, Harrison Gray Dyar, Frederick Knab (1917)
"Thorax with bright creamy grey scales, almost silvery. ... Head clothed with rather loosely appressed flat creamy scales, and then towards the eyes a broad ..."

7. Hispano-Moresque Pottery in the Collection of the Hispanic Society of America by Edwin Atlee Barber (1915)
"Arms.—A lion rampant in creamy white, reserved in luster. ... Arms.—An eagle in luster on a creamy ground. Outer side and base, diaper of large ovals ..."

8. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"Tubers: Roundish; skin creamy white, with more or lees numerous splashes of red, ... Sprouts: Base and internodes creamy white to deep rose-lilac; ..."

9. The Boston Cooking-school Cook Book by Fannie Merritt Farmer (1896)
"creamy Sauce I. }-^ cup butter. 2 tablespoons milk. ^ cup powdered sugar. 2 tablespoons wine. Cream the butter, add sugar gradually, and milk mid wine drop ..."

10. Microscopical Determination of the Opaque Minerals: An Aid to the Study of Ores by Joseph Murdoch (1916)
"With galena, pale yellowish creamy gray and very pale purple; with silver, ... With galena, pinkish creamy white; with silver, pale pinkish creamy white, ..."

11. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1892)
"The slope is clothed with creamy elder blossoms, and on the river's bank opposite are wild rose-bushes dropping their petals, pink and white, ..."

12. Harper's New Monthly Magazine by Henry Mills Alden (1883)
"... find in almost every case where the water assumes a white creamy tint, it is owing principally to the presence of countless numbers of little shrimps. ..."

13. The Mosquitoes of North and Central America and the West Indies by Leland Ossian Howard, Harrison Gray Dyar, Frederick Knab (1917)
"Thorax with bright creamy grey scales, almost silvery. ... Head clothed with rather loosely appressed flat creamy scales, and then towards the eyes a broad ..."

14. Hispano-Moresque Pottery in the Collection of the Hispanic Society of America by Edwin Atlee Barber (1915)
"Arms.—A lion rampant in creamy white, reserved in luster. ... Arms.—An eagle in luster on a creamy ground. Outer side and base, diaper of large ovals ..."

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