Nurse

  • (verb): Maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings).
    Synonyms: harbor, harbour, hold, entertain
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on nurse, nurses:

Bureau Of Health Professions - Nursing Recruitment and Retention Programs - Advanced Education Nursing Program
... This program encourages individuals to serve as nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurse midwives, nurse anesthetists, nurse educators, nurse administrators or public health nurses ...
L'Infermiera
... Jack Palance and Luciana Paluzzi, also known by the titles I Will If You Will, The Nurse, The Sensuous Nurse and The Secrets of a Sensuous Nurse ...
Cape Cod Hospital - History
... the founding of the hospital, the Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod formed in 1916 to establish a single nurse in Falmouth, Massachusetts ... Cape Cod Hospital School of Nursing, which trained local nurses ... the upper cape and in 1996 that merged with Cape Cod Hospital and the Visiting Nurse Association to form the unified Cape Cod Healthcare organization, currently the parent ...
American Nurses Credentialing Center - Services - Certification Exams
... nursing Medical-surgical nursing Nurse Executive (formerly Nursing Administration) Nursing Case Management Nursing Professional Development Pain Management Pediatric ...
County Hospital (1932 Film) - Cast
... The Doctor May Wallace as Miss Wallace, head nurse Estelle Etterre as Nurse Smith William Austin as Ollies' Roommate Belle Hare as a Nurse Lilyan Irene as a Nurse Dorothy ...

More definitions of "nurse":

  • (verb): Treat carefully.
    Example: "He nursed his injured back by liyng in bed several hours every afternoon"; "He nursed the flowers in his garden and fertilized them regularly"
  • (noun): A woman who is the custodian of children.
    Synonyms: nanny, nursemaid
  • (verb): Try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury.
    Example: "He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs"
  • (verb): Serve as a nurse; care for sick or handicapped people.
  • (noun): One skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician).

Famous quotes containing the word nurse:

    This is the TV parlor
    in the best ward at Bedlam.
    The night nurse is passing
    out the evening pills.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness—a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.
    William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)

    Some are reputed sick and some are not. It often happens that the sicker man is the nurse to the sounder.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)