Definition of Nurture. Meaning of Nurture. Synonyms of Nurture

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Definition of Nurture

Nurture
Nurture Nur"ture, n. [OE. norture, noriture, OF. norriture, norreture, F. nourriture, fr. L. nutritura a nursing, suckling. See Nourish.] 1. The act of nourishing or nursing; thender care; education; training. A man neither by nature nor by nurture wise. --Milton. 2. That which nourishes; food; diet. --Spenser.
Nurture
Nurture Nur"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Nurtured; p. pr. & vb. n. Nurturing.] 1. To feed; to nourish. 2. To educate; to bring or train up. He was nurtured where he had been born. --Sir H. Wotton. Syn: To nourish; nurse; cherish; bring up; educate; tend. Usage: To Nurture, Nourish, Cherish. Nourish denotes to supply with food, or cause to grow; as, to nourish a plant, to nourish rebellion. To nurture is to train up with a fostering care, like that of a mother; as, to nurture into strength; to nurture in sound principles. To cherish is to hold and treat as dear; as, to cherish hopes or affections.

Meaning of Nurture from wikipedia

- The nature versus nurture debate involves whether human behavior is determined by the environment, either prenatal or during a person's life, or by a...
- Nature Nurture is the second studio album by British alternative rock band Dinosaur Pile-Up. The album was released on 17 June 2013 and 25 February 2014...
- The concept of nurture kinship in the anthropological study of human social relationships (kinship) highlights the extent to which such relationships...
- The Nurture ****umption: Why Children Turn Out the Way They Do is a book by the psychologist Judith Rich Harris, with a foreword by the psychologist Steven...
- More and Dürer to the wider world. There, profits and know-how helped nurture the Dutch Renaissance and Golden Age, especially after the arrival of the...
- rapidly expanded his organization. His nomadic existence allowed him to nurture contacts throughout the country. He was now operating in 17 of the 31 Mexican...
- of what constitutes a "season". This flexibility also allows Netflix to nurture a show until it finds its audience, unlike traditional networks which will...
- 2009. Pareles, Jon (September 9, 2007). "A Neo-Soul Star as She Is: Nurturing Her Inner Rebel". The New York Times. pp. 1–2. Retrieved February 14,...
- idealistic community they named 'Tolstoy Farm' near Johannesburg. There he nurtured his policy of peaceful resistance. In the years after black South Africans...
- The Nurturer is an album by pianist Geri Allen recorded in 1990 and released on the Blue Note label. Allmusic awarded the albumstars calling it "A...
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