[krem, kreem; French krem]
noun, plural crèmes [kremz, kreemz; French krem] .
one of a class of liqueurs of a rather thick consistency.
Also, creme.

1815–25; < French; see cream Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
crème (krɛm, kriːm, kreɪm)
1.  cream
2.  any of various sweet liqueurs: crème de moka
3.  (of a liqueur) rich and sweet

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Word Origin & History

1845, from Fr. crème (see cream). For crème brûlée, see brulee.
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Example sentences
Menu highlights include crab cakes, risotto, stuffed pork loin and creme brulee.
The dessert menu offers tiramisu and creme brulee and berries.
Sweet potato pecan pie and creme brulee are some of the dishes on the decadent
  dessert menu.
It's a chocolate pot de creme with caramel, a dash of maple syrup and sea salt
  served in a ceramic egg.
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