What does nurturing mean?

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nur·tur·ing

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  1. Nurturing

    of Nurture

Editors Contribution

  1. nurturing

    Verb form of the word nurture.

    They are nurturing and kind.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

How to pronounce nurturing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say nurturing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nurturing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nurturing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of nurturing in a Sentence

  1. Kenjiro Sano:

    I take a lot of time with every design, nurturing them like children. So for this kind of talk to emerge is really unfortunate and kind of sad, if you're creative, you never start from zero and are influenced by a lot of things just through daily life. But it's also a point of pride that as somebody creative, you would never plagiarize.

  2. Mia Bloom:

    It was done more of a defense mechanism rather than as an act of violence. Islamic State has said in its propaganda many times women are to remain in the home and really their participation in jihad is more nurturing role as a mother and a wife.

  3. John Marshall:

    So, if the cow is soft and nurturing that's how I will paint it and if the cow is sort of angry and startled then I'll try and treat that in the temperate. So, they portray a different thing and it's the thing that is keeping them unique, keeping a sense that each one is different and it's kind of more of an emotional portrayal than a photographic one.

  4. Jim Higley:

    Today, less than 10 years later, I feel very different, i think with each passing year, we're starting to get comfortable with the reality that men and women both have the capacity to be nurturing, caring parents.

  5. Donte Palmer:

    In society, we have this thing where men are supposed to be macho providers and protectors, while women are the nurturing and caring ones. I'm trying to shred that.

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