cream cheese

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noun

a soft, white, smooth-textured, unripened, spreadable cheese made of sweet milk and sometimes cream.
Gulf States. cottage cheese.

Nearby words

  1. crc,
  2. cre,
  3. creak,
  4. creaky,
  5. cream,
  6. cream cracker,
  7. cream ice,
  8. cream of coconut,
  9. cream of tartar,
  10. cream of the crop, the

Origin of cream cheese

First recorded in 1575–85

Regional variation note


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British Dictionary definitions for cream cheese

cream cheese

noun

a smooth soft white cheese made from soured cream or milk
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