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verb [transitive] cream pronunciation in British English /kriːm/
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present tense
I/you/we/theycream
he/she/itcreams
present participlecreaming
past tensecreamed
past participlecreamed
  1. 1
    to combine two or more things to form a thick smooth mixture
    Cream the butter and sugar together in a bowl.
    creamed potatoes
  2. 2
    mainly American informal to defeat someone easily and completely
    We got creamed in last week’s game.

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