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nourish

1 verb feed (person, body, plant etc) TRANSITIVEcothaigh verb  c m ubeathaigh verb  c m uto nourish a child leanbh a chothúit nourishes plants tugann sé cothú do phlandaí they're well nourished tá siad dea-chothaithe , tá siad beathaithe go maith 2 verb sustain (mind, soul, spirit) TRANSITIVEspreag verb  c m uto nourish the minds of students intinn na mac léinn a spreagadh, intinn na mac léinn a chothú 3 verb foster (talent, creativity) TRANSITIVEcothaigh verb  c m uit nourishes creativity cothaíonn sé an chruthaitheacht 4 verb have (feeling, idea) TRANSITIVEI still nourished the hope that he'd return bhí súil agam go fóill go bhfillfeadh séshe nourished an ambition to run a business bhí sé d'aidhm aici dul i mbun gnó

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