nourishing nourishing  /ˈnɜ rɪ ʃɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or providing nourishment

Usage(s):

  1. The chemical fertilizers used are just as powerful and nourishing, spawning fast-growing plants that produce more THC than those raised outdoors.
  2. The saint and the politician inhabited the same slender frame, each nourishing the other.
  3. His performances have been static too, nourishing but unexciting.

News

  1. This is the CC Cream That's Responsible for Kate Hudson's Flawless Face

    (Photo courtesy) Kate Hudson owes her goddess-like glow to two things. 1) Genetics, obv. That's just what happens when you're spawn by Goldie Hawn . And 2) Almay's Smart Shade CC Cream , a brand-new all-in-one complexion corrector that blends the flawless coverage of foundation with the lightweight application and skin-nourishing properties of a moisturizer—all that and it comes with SPF! "I'm ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  2. Lashem Donates To Cancer Program 'Look Good Feel Better'

    LOS ANGELES, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Credited for developing a lash and brow gel serum with nourishing and effective ingredients, Lashem's Eye Am Empowered, the company's program that focuses on ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Beetles, housefly larvae open new frontier in animal feed sector

    By Axelle du Crest and Valerie Parent PARIS (Reuters) - French start-up company Ynsect has identified a cheap, nourishing and locally sourced alternative to soybeans as a vital source of protein in animal feed. The clue is in its name. Ynsect is not alone in looking to invertebrates to meet a jump in demand for meat and fish, and so for feed, in coming decades. Black soldier flies, common ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "This is nourishing an arms race with the desire of countries to get nuclear weapons," Putin said, but did not elaborate on specifics and did not mention the wars in Iraq or Afghanistan.
    on Feb 10, 2007 By: Vladimir Putin Source: Forbes

  2. "I have been assured by a very knowing American of my acquaintance in London, that a young healthy child well nursed is at a year old a most delicious, nourishing, and wholesome food, whether stewed, roasted, baked, or boiled; and I make no doubt...
    on Aug 3, 2007 By: Jonathan Swift Source: Tower Timberjay News

  3. "We are delighted to help Maria's team by offering our knowledge of sustainable gardening and learning methods that invite children to explore and enjoy edible landscapes and nourishing foods," Waters said.
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Alice Waters Source: Los Angeles Times

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