Synonyms of nourish in English:

nourish


See definition of nourish

verb

1‘it is important that all patients are well nourished prior to surgery’

SYNONYMS
feed, provide for, sustain, maintain
rare nutrify
ANTONYMS

starve

2‘by investing in education we nourish the talents of children’

SYNONYMS
promote, foster, encourage, stimulate, nurture, boost, further, advance, forward, contribute to, be conducive to, assist, help, aid, cultivate, strengthen, enrich

3‘the hopes Ursula had nourished in his absence had been dashed’

SYNONYMS
cherish, nurture, foster, harbour, nurse, keep in one's mind, entertain, maintain, sustain, hold, have
ANTONYMS

repress, discourage