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; tender care; education; training. [1913 Webster]

A man neither by nature nor by nurture wise. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

2. That which nourishes; food; diet. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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