Synonyms of 'nutriment'
the food or nourishment required by all living things to grow and stay healthy
Enjoy your food!
You are entitled to send child support.
Watch your diet – you need plenty of fruit and vegetables.
nutrition, , ,
There are alternative sources of nutrition to animal flesh.
kai (New Zealand, informal),
I'm starving - let's have some kai.
He was unable to take nourishment for several days.
The state provided a basic quantity of food for daily sustenance.
Copyright © 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
in the sense of diet
to follow a special diet so as to lose weightWatch your diet – you need plenty of fruit and vegetables.
in the sense of kai
foodI'm starving - let's have some kai.
tucker (Australian, New Zealand, informal),
vittles (obsolete, dialect),
See related content
Thesaurus for nutriment from the Collins English Thesaurus
Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.