Definition of nourishing adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈnʌrɪʃɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɜːrɪʃɪŋ//
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  1. 1(of food or drink) helping a person, an animal or a plant to grow and be healthy Vegetarian food can be both nourishing and cheap. a nourishing meal
  2. 2nourishing (to something) (formal) allowing a feeling, an idea, etc. to develop or grow stronger The environment was nourishing to the young girl’s developing personality.

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