5 letter words starting with cre

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Definition of cream

cream (noun)

  1. The butterfat/milkfat part of milk which rises to the top; this part when separated from the remainder.
  2. A yellowish white colour; the colour of cream.
  3. Frosting, custard, creamer or another substance similar to the oily part of milk or to whipped cream.
  4. The best part of something.
  5. A viscous aqueous oil/fat emulsion with a medicament added, used to apply that medicament to the skin. (compare with ointment)
  6. Semen.
  7. The chrism or consecrated oil used in anointing ceremonies.

cream (verb)

  1. To puree, to blend with a liquifying process.
  2. To turn a yellowish white colour; to give something the color of cream.
  3. To obliterate, to defeat decisively.
  4. To ejaculate (used of either gender).
  5. To ejaculate in (clothing).
  6. To rub, stir, or beat (butter) into a light creamy consistency.
  7. To skim, or take off by skimming, as cream.
  8. To take off the best or choicest part of.
  9. To furnish with, or as if with, cream.
  10. To gather or form cream.

cream (adjective)

  1. Cream-coloured; having a yellowish white colour.

Definition of creed

creed (noun)

  1. That which is believed; accepted doctrine, especially religious doctrine; a particular set of beliefs; any summary of principles or opinions professed or adhered to.
  2. (specifically) A reading or statement of belief that summarizes the faith it represents; a confession of faith for public use, especially one which is brief and comprehensive.
  3. The fact of believing; belief, faith.

creed (verb)

  1. (only survives in "creeded") To believe; to credit.
  2. To provide with a creed.

Definition of crepe

crepe (noun)

  1. A flat round pancake-like pastry from Lower Brittany, made with wheat.
  2. A soft thin light fabric with a crinkled surface.
  3. Crepe paper; thin, crinkled tissue paper.
  4. Rubber in sheets, used especially for shoe soles.
  5. A death notice printed on white card with a background of black crepe paper or cloth, placed on the door of a residence or business.

crepe (verb)

  1. To crease (paper) in such a way to make it look like crepe paper
  2. To frizz (the hair).

Definition of crept

crept (verb)

  1. To move slowly with the abdomen close to the ground.
  2. Of plants, to grow across a surface rather than upwards.
  3. To move slowly and quietly in a particular direction.
  4. To make small gradual changes, usually in a particular direction.
  5. To move in a stealthy or secret manner; to move imperceptibly or clandestinely; to steal in; to insinuate itself or oneself.
  6. To slip, or to become slightly displaced.
  7. To move or behave with servility or exaggerated humility; to fawn.
  8. To have a sensation as of insects creeping on the skin of the body; to crawl.
  9. To drag in deep water with creepers, as for recovering a submarine cable.
  10. To covertly have sex (with a person other than one's primary partner); to cheat with.

Definition of crest

crest (noun)

  1. The summit of a hill or mountain ridge.
  2. A tuft, or other natural ornament, growing on an animal's head, for example the comb of a cockerel, the swelling on the head of a snake, the lengthened feathers of the crown or nape of bird, etc.
  3. The plume of feathers, or other decoration, worn on or displayed on a helmet; the distinctive ornament of a helmet.
  4. A bearing worn, not upon the shield, but usually on a helmet above it, sometimes (as for clerics) separately above the shield or separately as a mark for plate, in letterheads, and the like.
  5. The upper curve of a horse's neck.
  6. The ridge or top of a wave.
  7. The helm or head, as typical of a high spirit; pride; courage.
  8. The ornamental finishing which surmounts the ridge of a roof, canopy, etc.
  9. The top line of a slope or embankment.
  10. A ridge along the surface of a bone.
  11. A design or logo, especially one of an institution, association or high-class family.
  12. Any of several birds in the family Regulidae, including the goldcrests and firecrests.

crest (verb)

  1. Particularly with reference to waves, to reach a peak.
  2. To reach the crest of (a hill or mountain)
  3. To furnish with, or surmount as, a crest; to serve as a crest for.
  4. To mark with lines or streaks like waving plumes.