nourish: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (nûr'ish, nur'-), [key]
- to sustain with food or nutriment; supply with what is necessary for life, health, and growth.
- to cherish, foster, keep alive, etc.: He had long nourished the dream of living abroad.
- to strengthen, build up, or promote: to nourish discontent among the workers; to nourish the arts in one's community.
- nourish (Thesaurus)