Origin of creamer
verb (used without object)
- to have an orgasm, especially to ejaculate or experience glandular lubrication of the vagina.
- to be overcome, as in rapturous admiration or delight.
verb (used with object)
- to beat or damage severely; lambaste.
- to defeat decisively.
- to accomplish, especially to pass (a test or course), with great ease and success: She creamed the math test, getting the highest grade in the class.
Origin of cream
Related Words for creamertopnotch, outstanding, exclusive, selected, preferred, selective, eclectic, privileged, beige, drab, khaki, brownish, tan, cream, taupe, camel, off-white, prime, champion, top
Examples from the Web for creamer
Historical Examples of creamer
Creamer, here, started a little while ago to find out what you had shot.Adrift in the Ice-Fields
Charles W. Hall
Biddy, git the creamer from the well and give the genl'man a glass of milk.Rose Charlitte
It was learned that all the Creamer children save Mabel had the measles.The Corner House Girls
Grace Brooks Hill
Mrs. Creamer's balls were, as Norman had once said, the balls of the season.
"He says he knows Wickersham--your friend," said Mr. Creamer, with a sly look at Norman.
- the fatty part of milk, which rises to the top if the milk is allowed to stand
- (as modifier)cream buns
- a yellowish-white colour
- (as adjective)cream wallpaper
Word Origin for cream
1858, "dish for skimming cream," agent noun from cream (v.). As "a pitcher for cream," from 1877.
early 14c., creyme, from Old French cresme (13c., Modern French crème) "chrism, holy oil," blend of Late Latin chrisma "ointment" (from Greek khrisma "unguent;" see chrism) and Late Latin cramum "cream," which is perhaps from Gaulish. Replaced Old English ream. Re-borrowed 19c. from French as creme. Figurative sense of "most excellent element or part" is from 1580s. Cream-cheese is from 1580s.
mid-15c., "to foam," from cream (n.). Meaning "to beat, thrash, wreck" is 1929, U.S. colloquial. Related: Creamed; creaming.