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We found 44 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word nurse:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. Nurse, nurse: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. nurse, nurse: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. nurse: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. nurse: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. nurse: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. nurse, nurse: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Nurse, nurse: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. nurse: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Nurse, nurse: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. nurse: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. nurse: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. nurse: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. nurse: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. nurse (n.1), nurse (n.2): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. nurse: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. nurse: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Nurse (American TV series), Nurse (British TV series), Nurse (Lichtenstein), Nurse (Romeo and Juliet), Nurse (Romeo and Juliet character), Nurse (album), Nurse (band), Nurse (disambiguation), Nurse (film), Nurse, The Nurse (short film), The Nurse: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Nurse: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. nurse: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. nurse: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. nurse: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. nurse: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. nurse: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. nurse: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. nurse: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. Nurse, nurse: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. nurse: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. nurse: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Nurse: Natural Magick [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. nurse: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. nurse: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. Nurse: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Nurse: Alzheimer's Association Medical Glossary [home, info]
  3. nurse: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. nurse: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]
  5. nurse: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  6. Nurse: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Nurse: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. nurse: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Nurse: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Nurse: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]
  2. Nurse: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (nurse)

noun:  one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)
noun:  a woman who is the custodian of children
verb:  treat carefully ("He nursed his injured back by liyng in bed several hours every afternoon")
verb:  serve as a nurse; care for sick or handicapped people
verb:  try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury ("He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs")
verb:  give suck to ("The wetnurse suckled the infant")
verb:  maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #8450)

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Words similar to nurse:   suckle, breastfeed, entertain, harbor, harbour, hold, lactate, nanny, nursed, nursemaid, nurser, nursing, suck, wet-nurse, caregiver, give suck, nutrice, sip, tend, more...

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