[[t]-nʌ̱rɪʃt, AM -nɜ͟ːr-[/t]]
-nourished is used with adverbs such as `well' or `under' to indicate how much food someone eats or whether it is the right kind of food.

To make sure the children are well-nourished, vitamin drops are usually recommended.

...under-nourished and poorly dressed orphans.

English dictionary. 2008.

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.