creme

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See also: crème and Creme

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French crème.

Noun[edit]

creme (plural cremes)

  1. (cooking) A very sugary, fluffy white cream derivative.
  2. (cooking) Cream.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used instead of "cream" mainly in the contexts of cookery, liqueurs, confectionery, and cosmetics.

German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French crème.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kʀeːm], [kʀɛːm]
  • Hyphenation: creme

Adjective[edit]

creme (not comparable)

  1. (color, indeclinable) cream

Synonyms[edit]

External links[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

creme

  1. First-person singular present of cremen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of cremen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of cremen.
  4. Imperative singular of cremen.

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrɛ.me/
  • Rhymes: -ɛme
  • Hyphenation: crè‧me

Noun[edit]

creme f

  1. plural of crema

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Late Latin crāmum (skim), from Gaulish *crama.

Noun[edit]

creme m (plural cremes)

  1. (uncountable) milkfat, cream
  2. (uncountable) any substance of similar texture
  3. an amount or type of the substance

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:creme.

Synonyms[edit]
  • (cream (milk product)): nata
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

creme

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cremar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cremar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cremar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cremar

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:cremar.


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

creme

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of cremar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of cremar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of cremar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of cremar.