Definitions For Nurture


  • Helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
  • The properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
  • The care and attention given to someone or something that is growing or developing


  • Help develop, help grow
  • Provide with nourishment
  • Look after a child until it is an adult
  • To help (something or someone) to grow, develop, or succeed
  • To take care of (someone or something that is growing or developing) by providing food, protection, a place to live, etc.
  • To hold (something, such as an idea or a strong feeling) in your mind for a long time

Is Nurture a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Nurture is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Nurture in a Sentence

  • Members of the family helped in the nurture of the baby.
  • Teachers should nurture their students' creativity.
  • A professor who nurtures any student who shows true interest in history
  • The study looks at the ways parents nurture their children.

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