• (v. i.) To gain nourishment. • (v. t.) To supply the means of support and increase to; to encourage; to foster; as, to nourish rebellion; to nourish the virtues. • (v. i.) To promote growth; to furnish nutriment. • (v. t.) To cherish; to comfort. • (v. t.) To educate; to instruct; to bring up; to nurture; to promote the g...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/nourish/
1. To feed and cause to grow; to supply with matter which increases bulk or supplies waste, and promotes health; to furnish with nutriment. 'He planteth an ash, and the rain doth nourish it.' (Is. Xliv. 14) ... 2. To support; to maintain. 'Whiles I in Ireland nourish a mighty band.' (Shak) ... 3. To supply the means of support and increase to; to e...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
Nour'ish intransitive verb 1.
To promote growth; to furnish nutriment. « Grains and roots nourish
more than their leaves.» Bacon. 2.
To gain nourishment. [ R.] Bacon. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/N/37
A nurse. [ Obsolete] Hoolland. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/N/37
Nour'ish transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Nourished
; present participle & verbal noun Nourishing
.] [ Middle English norisen
, Old French nurir
, French ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/N/37
give sustenance toFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/151404
- provide with nourishmentFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=nourish
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