Definition of nourishing in English:

Share this entry

nourishing

Pronunciation: /ˈnʌrɪʃɪŋ/

adjective

(Of food) containing substances necessary for growth, health, and good condition: a simple but nourishing meal
More example sentences
  • Make sure your child eats healthy nourishing food as opposed to junk food.
  • What chance do they stand of growing up with a taste for wholesome, nourishing food when their mothers cannot be bothered to feed them correctly?
  • We could start by making sure that everyone in the world has access to free education, basic health care, sufficient nourishing food and potable water.

Derivatives

nourishingly

adverb

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: nour¦ish|ing

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.