– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a woman who is the custodian of children (context:person)
    2. one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician) (context:person)
  • (verb)
    1. try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury (context:body)
    2. give suck to (context:consumption)
    3. maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings) (context:emotion)
    4. treat carefully (context:social)
    5. serve as a nurse; care for sick or handicapped people (context:social)

– Sample : “nurse”

  • He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs
  • He nursed his injured back by lying in bed several hours every afternoon
  • He nursed the flowers in his garden and fertilized them regularly
  • The wetnurse suckled the infant
  • You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places
  • bear a grudge
  • entertain interesting notions
  • harbor a resentment