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nurturing

verb , present participle of nurture

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2 to provide (someone) with moral or spiritual understanding
  • she feels that her lifelong practice of reading the Bible daily has nurtured her in ways she cannot describe
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3 to supply with nourishment
  • nurtured their children through the long winters with home-cooked soup
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