One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘all sorts of creams for the skin’
lotion, ointment, rub, cosmetic, application, preparation, emollient, moisturizer, paste, gel, salve, unguent, embrocation, balm, liniment, pomade
2‘the cream of the world's photographers’
best, finest, first class, top, choice, choicest, flower, prize, treasure, pearl, gem, jewel, the jewel in the crown, the crème de la crème, A-list
elite, elect, nonpareil
informal tops, pick of the bunch
1‘a cream dress’
off-white, whitish, cream-coloured, creamy, ivory, yellowish-white, pearly
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