- 1cream something (together) to mix things together into a soft smooth mixture Cream the butter and sugar together.
- 2cream somebody (North American English, informal) to completely defeat somebody We got creamed in the first round. Word Origin Middle English: from Old French cresme, from a blend of late Latin cramum (probably of Gaulish origin) and ecclesiastical Latin chrisma, from Greek khrisma
BrE BrE//kriːm//; NAmE NAmE//kriːm//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they cream
BrE BrE//kriːm//; NAmE NAmE//kriːm//he / she / it creams
BrE BrE//kriːmz//; NAmE NAmE//kriːmz//past simple creamed
BrE BrE//kriːmd//; NAmE NAmE//kriːmd//past participle creamed
BrE BrE//kriːmd//; NAmE NAmE//kriːmd//-ing form creaming
BrE BrE//ˈkriːmɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˈkriːmɪŋ//