When her nurse is describing Romeo's rival to Juliet, she says, “An eagle, madam, Hath not so green, so quick, so fair an eye.”
On another occasion, a night nurse reported, Astor spoke of dreaming “that someone was trying to kill her.”
In the first scene in Romeo and Juliet, in which we meet the nurse (and Juliet), Lady Capulet asks how old Juliet is.
Your addiction years must help with your portrayal of nurse Jackie, who is addicted to painkillers.
Which is really nice because the more I work away from nurse Jackie, the more I appreciate it.
"He ought not to eat roasted meat," said nurse Branscome slowly.
Because the doctor and the nurse Had said that noise would make her worse.
When Parley-voo saw the nurse, he ran into a corner, and hid his face.
His nurse was very kind to him, though she was a wicked woman.
nurse says she is a naughty, cross woman, and I don't love her.
12c., nurrice "wet-nurse, foster-mother to a young child" (modern form from late 14c.), from Old French norrice "foster-mother, wet-nurse, nanny" (source of proper name Norris), from Late Latin *nutricia "nurse, governess, tutoress," noun use of fem. of Latin nutricius "that suckles, nourishes," from nutrix (genitive nutricis) "wet-nurse," from nutrire "to suckle" (see nourish). Meaning "person who takes care of sick" in English first recorded 1580s.
"dog fish, shark," late 15c., of unknown origin.
1530s, "to suckle (an infant);" 1520s in the passive sense, "to bring up" (a child); alteration of Middle English nurshen (13c.; see nourish), Sense of "take care of (a sick person)" is first recorded 1736. Related: Nursed; nursing.
A person trained to care for the sick or disabled, especially one educated in the scientific basis of human response to health problems and trained to assist a physician.
A wet nurse.
An individual who cares for an infant or young child.
To serve as a nurse.
To provide or take nourishment from the breast; suckle.