Definition of Nursed. Meaning of Nursed. Synonyms of Nursed

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Definition of Nursed

Nursed
Nurse Nurse, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Nursed; p. pr. & vb. n. Nursing.] 1. To nourish; to cherish; to foster; as: (a) To nourish at the breast; to suckle; to feed and tend, as an infant. (b) To take care of or tend, as a sick person or an invalid; to attend upon. Sons wont to nurse their parents in old age. --Milton. Him in Egerian groves Aricia bore, And nursed his youth along the marshy shore. --Dryden. 2. To bring up; to raise, by care, from a weak or invalid condition; to foster; to cherish; -- applied to plants, animals, and to any object that needs, or thrives by, attention. ``To nurse the saplings tall.' --Milton. By what hands [has vice] been nursed into so uncontrolled a dominion? --Locke. 3. To manage with care and economy, with a view to increase; as, to nurse our national resources. 4. To caress; to fondle, as a nurse does. --A. Trollope. To nurse billiard balls, to strike them gently and so as to keep them in good position during a series of caroms.

Meaning of Nursed from wikipedia

- if the mother dies, or if she is unable or elects not to nurse the child herself. Wet-nursed children may be known as "milk-siblings", and in some cultures...
- professions. Nurses practice in a wide range of settings but generally nursing is divided depending on the needs of the person being nursed. The major po****tions...
- The Nurse may refer to: The Nurse, a 1997 American drama horror thriller film starring Lisa Zane Nures (Romeo and Juliet), a character in William Shakespeare's...
- A nurse practitioner (NP) is an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) cl****ified as a mid-level practitioner. A nurse practitioner is trained to ****ess...
- A nurse anesthetist is an advanced practice nurse who administers anesthesia for surgery or other medical procedures. Nurse anesthetists are involved...
- Nick Nurse (born July 24, 1967) is an American basketball coach who is the head coach of the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball ****ociation (NBA)...
- Nurse Jackie is an American medical comedy-drama series. It premiered on Showtime on June 8, 2009. The show's seventh and final season premiered on April...
- A nurses station is an area of a health care facility (such as a hospital ward or nursing home), which nurses and other health care staff work behind...
- The nurse shark (Ginglymostoma cirratum) is an elasmobranch fish within the family Ginglymostomatidae. They are directly targeted in some fisheries and...
- The nurse–client relationship is an interaction aimed to enhance the well-being of a "client," which may be an individual, a family, a group, or a community...
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