HyperDic: nourish

English > 2 senses of the word nourish:
VERBconsumptionnourish, nurture, sustainprovide with nourishment
consumptionnourish, nutrify, alimentgive nourishment to
nourish > pronunciation
Soundsner'ihsh
Rhymesabolish ... Yiddish: 161 rhymes with ihsh...
English > nourish: 2 senses > verb 1, consumption
MeaningProvide with nourishment.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Example "This kind of food is not nourishing for young children"
Synonymsnurture, sustain
NarrowercarryBe able to feed
Broaderprovide, supply, ply, caterGive what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance
Spanishalimentar, nutrir, sostener, sustentar
Catalanalimentar, nodrir
Adjectivesnutrientof or providing nourishment
Nounsnourishmenta source of materials to nourish the body
English > nourish: 2 senses > verb 2, consumption
MeaningGive nourishment to.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsnutrify, aliment
Broaderfeed, giveGive food to
Spanishalimentar, dar el sustento, nutrir
Catalanalimentar, nodrir
Adjectivesnutrientof or providing nourishment
Nounsnourishmentthe act of nourishing

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