Meaning of “cream cheese” in the English Dictionary

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"cream cheese" in English

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cream cheesenoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌkriːm ˈtʃiːz/ us /ˌkriːm ˈtʃiːz/

Examples from literature

  • Add a teaspoon of lemon juice and two tablespoons of cream cheese. 
  • Ground olives mixed to taste with cream cheese. 
  • She had milk and cream cheese to sell, and bread and butter. 
  • So they piled their plates with strawberries and cream cheese. 
  • Soft cream cheese stuffed into skins like salami sausages. 

(Definition of “cream cheese” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cream cheese" in American English

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cream cheesenoun [ U ]

/ˈkrim ˌtʃiz/

a type of soft, white cheese

(Definition of “cream cheese” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)