Synonyms of 'nurture'
The human organism learns partly by nature, partly by nurture.
1 bring up
Parents want to know the best way to nurture and raise their children to adulthood.
The modern conservatory is not an environment for nurturing plants.
Seema's interest in literature was nurtured by her parents.
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If you cultivate land or crops, you prepare land and grow crops on it.
She cultivated a small garden of her own.
She went out of her way to cultivate his friendship.
Thesaurus for nurture from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you nurture something such as a young child or a young plant, you care for it while it is growing and developing .