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Associations of "Nurturing" (30 Words)
|adoption||The appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source.|
Its adoption by society.
|beget||Make (offspring) by reproduction.|
They hoped that the King might beget an heir by his new queen.
|breed||Cause (an animal) to produce offspring, especially in a controlled and organized way.|
Pandas rarely breed in captivity.
|breeding||The production of animals or plants by inbreeding or hybridization.|
A woman of breeding and refinement.
|child||An immature childish person.|
The children of Israel.
|elevate||(of a priest) hold up (a consecrated host or chalice) for adoration.|
She ordered the bishop celebrating Mass in her chapel not to elevate the Host.
|elevation||(ballet) the height of a dancer’s leap or jump.|
As every gunner knows increasing the elevation beyond five degrees can be a risky business.
|engender||Make (offspring) by reproduction.|
The issue engendered continuing controversy.
|foster||Bring up under fosterage of children.|
When fostering out a child placement workers will be looking for a home similar to their own.
|hackles||A feeling of anger and animosity.|
Having one s hackles or dander up.
|hoist||An act of raising or lifting something.|
She hoisted her backpack on to her shoulder.
|housework||Regular work done in housekeeping, especially cleaning and tidying.|
I was busy doing housework when the doorbell rang.
|hybrid||Bred as a hybrid from different species or varieties.|
Jungle is a hybrid of reggae and house music.
|increasing||Music increasing in tempo and or volume.|
|institutional||Relating to or constituting or involving an institution.|
|mongrel||A person of mixed descent.|
She s a particularly intelligent mongrel with a lot of collie in her.
|mounting||The action of mounting something.|
He pulled the curtain rail from its mounting.
|overindulgence||Excessive gratification of a person’s wishes.|
The child was spoiled by overindulgence.
|parent||Be or act as a parent to a child.|
Stems will root down creating a new crown near the parent.
|pregnant||(of a woman or female animal) having a child or young developing in the uterus.|
A silence pregnant with suspense.
|produce||Agricultural and other natural products collectively.|
The plant produces blue flowers in late autumn.
|propagation||The act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production.|
The physics of light propagation.
|raise||Raise in rank or condition.|
Raise a mutiny.
|raising||Helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community.|
A raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity.
|rearing||Rearing on left hind leg with forelegs elevated and head usually in profile.|
|reproduction||A copy of a work of art, especially a print or photograph of a painting.|
Toads converge upon lakes and ponds intent on reproduction.
|skyrocket||(of a price, rate, or amount) increase very steeply or rapidly.|
The cost of the welfare system has skyrocketed.
|spawn||The process of producing spawn.|
A supplier of spawn for shiitake mushrooms.
|upbringing||Properties acquired during a person’s formative years.|
He was a countryman by upbringing.
|uplift||Lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces.|
To get our whole group back together should be a big emotional uplift for the team.