Stories We Like: A Guide to the Comma
"I remember my first campaign. My opponent called me a cream puff. That's what he said. Well, I rushed out and got the baker's union to endorse me." [Sen. Claiborne Pell, D-R.I., 1987]As a salesman's word, "something that is a tremendous bargain," it is from 1940s.
The yellowish fatty component of unhomogenized milk that tends to accumulate at the surface.
A pharmaceutical preparation consisting of a semisolid emulsion of either the oil-in-water or the water-in-oil type, ordinarily intended for topical use.
A white person; paddy: He was a ''cream'' in a car full of home boys and bloods from the black projects (1980s+ Black)verb
[1990s+ Black teenagers; fr cash rules everything around me]