Part of speech:
Characterized by health and vigor of mind and body; specif., morally sound
Providing nourishment; nourishing.
Helping to produce, promote, or maintain health; salutary; wholesome
Providing abundant nourishment; substantial:
Furnishing support or sustenance
To undergo or suffer (an injury, loss, etc.)
To encourage or help develop; cultivate:
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
To fill sufficiently; satisfy:
To increase temporarily the activity of (a body organ or system, for example).
To cause to continue, grow, or develop; nourish or foster
To support by aid, influence, protection, etc.
To help to grow or develop; stimulate; promote
To support or promote; encourage:
To give support to; be favorable to; foster; help
To aid in the growth of; strengthen:
To improve or develop (plants) by various horticultural techniques
To furnish help or be of service
To entertain or nourish (a specified thought or feeling):
To fail to care for or attend to sufficiently or properly; slight
Deprive is defined as to withhold or take something away from.
Starve is defined as to die or suffer from hunger, or to have an intense want for something.
Producing or promoting a favorable result; advantageous:
Of a risky nature; dangerous:
To bring up by educating, nurturing, training, etc.; raise
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