nourish nourish  /ˈnɜ rɪʃ/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) provide with nourishment
  2. (v) give nourishment to

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Usage(s):

  1. The latest battle apparently has nothing to do with the best way to nourish a baby or the boundaries between private and public.
  2. The impulse to procreate may lie at the heart of sex, but like the impulse to nourish ourselves, it is merely the starting point for an astonishingly varied banquet.
  3. Many diabetes patients also suffer from poor circulation, which puts them at higher risk of vision problems and amputation when blood does not adequately nourish tissues.

News

  1. Sustaining Hope in the Face of Cancer

    Hope is a curious thing. It’s about looking forward to something positive and refusing to give up. It’s about persisting in the face of adversity, even when the odds and the facts seem to be working against you. It’s about creating positive energy that can nourish both body and soul.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ThirdAge

  2. Nourish Organic Secures $3 Million in Growth Capital Financing and Celebrity Investment to Support Rapid Expansion

    BEAVER FALLS, Pa., June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Nourish Organic , the first full 100 percent USDA certified organic bath and body line founded by Sensible Organics, Inc., announced today it has secured ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Beaulieu Vineyard® (BV) Names Brett Meyers National Hometown Hunger Hero

    NAPA, Calif., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Beaulieu Vineyard® (BV), the great American winery in the heart of Napa Valley, has concluded its hunt for a National Hometown Hunger Hero by bestowing the title to Brett Meyers, who founded the food delivery nonprofit Nourish Now. The...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

Quotes

  1. Betancourt told France 2 that she fell ill with "a series of problems ...... I couldn't nourish myself, I lost weight as you saw, I lost the capacity to move, I was prostrated in my hammock, I had trouble drinking."
    on Jul 4, 2008 By: Ingrid Betancourt Source: Toronto Star

  2. "The danger is, (the directors) may have to make one or two films that are more in the Hollywood line ...... What I would hope is that studios nourish the nature of the filmmaker that they hire, really, instead of trying to change him or her,"...
    on May 24, 2007 By: Martin Scorsese Source: Washington Post

  3. "I would fully understand the wish to exclude from the game those who nourish hostile feelings towards France and Societe Generale," Juncker told Europe 1 radio. "If someone friendly comes forward with a strong economic project to offer, why...
    on Jan 31, 2008 By: Jean-Claude Juncker Source: AFP

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