Meaning of cream puff

cream' puff"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a hollow pastry made with cream puff paste and filled with custard sauce or whipped cream.
    1. a weak or timid person; sissy.
    2. a vehicle or machine that has been kept in unusually good condition or is very easy to operate.
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