Nourish - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈnɜːrɪʃ|  American pronunciation of the word nourish
Brit.  |ˈnʌrɪʃ|  British pronunciation of the word nourish
- provide with nourishment (syn: nurture, sustain)
This kind of food is not nourishing for young children
- give nourishment to (syn: aliment)

Examples

Vitamins are added to the shampoo to nourish the hair.

The human body can be nourished on any food.

The cream contains vitamin A to nourish the skin.

We need to nourish our hopes and dreams.

Their profits nourish other criminal activities. (Beverly Smith)

This kind of food is not nourishing for young children

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: nourish
he/she/it: nourishes
present participle: nourishing
past tense: nourished
past participle: nourished
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