Nurser - meaning and definition. What is Nurser
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Nurser      
·noun One who nurses; a nurse; one who cherishes or encourages growth.
nurse         
  • A nurse treating a patient with burns, [[Ziguinchor]] [[PAIGC]] hospital, 1973
  • 978-0-13-508090-0}}</ref> Both the role of nursing and education were first defined by Nightingale.
  • A nurse in Indonesia examining a patient
  • A male nurse at Runwell Hospital, Wickford, Essex, in 1943
  • Two nurses in Arizona, 1943
  • A recruiting poster for Australian nurses from [[World War I]]
  • A video describing occupational hazards that exist among nurses
  • Russian Sisters of Mercy in the Crimea, 1854–1855
HEALTH CARE PROFESSION
Nurse; Nurses; Nursing care; Nursing skills; Nursing Officer; Nursing unit; Adult nursing; Flightnurse; Nursing staff; Nurxing; Nursing Student; Staff nurse; Staff Nurse; Nursing practice; Practice of nursing; Nursing Science; Nursing science; Nursing burnout; Visiting nurse; Nursing students; Nurse's role
(nurses, nursing, nursed)
Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.
1.
A nurse is a person whose job is to care for people who are ill.
She had spent 29 years as a nurse...
Patients were dying because of an acute shortage of nurses.
N-COUNT; N-TITLE; N-VOC
2.
If you nurse someone, you care for them when they are ill.
All the years he was sick my mother had nursed him...
She rushed home to nurse her daughter back to health.
VERB: V n, V n back to n
3.
If you nurse an illness or injury, you allow it to get better by resting as much as possible.
We're going to go home and nurse our colds.
VERB: V n
4.
If you nurse an emotion or desire, you feel it strongly for a long time.
Jane still nurses the pain of rejection...
He had nursed an ambition to lead his own big orchestra.
= harbour
VERB: V n, V n
5.
When a baby nurses or when its mother nurses it, it feeds by sucking milk from its mother's breast. (OLD-FASHIONED)
Most authorities recommend letting the baby nurse whenever it wants.
...young women nursing babies...
Young people and nursing mothers are exempted from charges.
= suckle
VERB: V, V n, V-ing
6.
Nursed      
·Impf & ·p.p. of Nurse.