nurse

All Noun Verb
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  • He was looked after by a nurse for an extended period of time.
  • Then she caught sight of the open paper in the nurse's hand. Cited from A Soldier of the Legion, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • She brought him back to her house and nursed him back to health.
  • I had to keep going, there was this nurse with me the whole time.
  • You have never seen the nurse's face; you never will see it. Cited from The Rosary, by Florence L. Barclay
  • Her functions about the king and queen were almost those of a nurse.
  • His old nurse's voice came from the corner where she sat. Cited from Robin, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • She let me pay for the nurse's board, and that was all. Cited from Sisters, by Ada Cambridge
  • Then she put it into the nurse's arms, and they looked at one another. Cited from A Canadian Heroine, Volume 2, by Mrs. Harry Coghill
  • One of you saw the nurse's brother give it to me, I think? Cited from Jezebel's Daughter, by Wilkie Collins
  • Her story, or rather the nurse's story, was to the following effect. Cited from The Mayor's Wife, by Anna Katharine Green
  • A full-time nurse is available on campus during school hours.
  • She is reported to have nursed him back to health in four hours.
  • She knew the nurse's heart, and that every word was meant for her good. Cited from Felix O'Day, by F. Hopkinson Smith
  • When he was four years old, his mother moved to London to work as a nurse.
  • It was later used as a nurses' home before being sold for private use.
  • They were the first women other than nurses to serve with the Army.
  • The pair fell in love while she nursed him back to health.
  • Through the half-closed door he could see the doctor and a woman in nurse's dress. Cited from The Second Honeymoon, by Ruby M. Ayres
  • And they had the boy nursed in the court until he was a year old. Cited from The Mabinogion Vol. 3 (of 3), by Owen M. Edwards
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Meaning of nurse

  • noun One skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)
  • verb Try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury
    He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs
  • verb Serve as a nurse; care for sick or handicapped people
  • verb Treat carefully
    He nursed his injured back by lying in bed several hours every afternoon, He nursed the flowers in his garden and fertilized them regularly