What does nourishment mean?

Definitions for nourishment
ˈnɜr ɪʃ mənt, ˈnʌr-nour·ish·ment

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nourishment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nutriment, nourishment, nutrition, sustenance, aliment, alimentation, victuals(noun)

    a source of materials to nourish the body

  2. nourishment(noun)

    the act of nourishing

    "her nourishment of the orphans saved many lives"


  1. nourishment(Noun)

    the act of nourishing or the state of being nourished

  2. nourishment(Noun)

    something that nourishes; food

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nourishment(noun)

    the act of nourishing, or the state of being nourished; nutrition

  2. Nourishment(noun)

    that which serves to nourish; nutriment; food

  3. Origin: [Cf. OF. norrissement.]

How to pronounce nourishment?

  1. Alex
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How to say nourishment in sign language?

  1. nourishment


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nourishment in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nourishment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of nourishment in a Sentence

  1. La Rochefoucauld:

    Courage is like love it must have hope for nourishment.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    For life we need three things only: nourishment, love, and peace.

  3. Jorge Galleguillos:

    You have to have faith, you can never lose your faith. Faith is nourishment ... Faith is life.

  4. William Penn:

    True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.

  5. Henry Hon:

    It is in the understanding of the Word that the Spirit works to either bring salvation to the unbeliever or nourishment for growth for a believer.

Images & Illustrations of nourishment

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