[ noo-ris ]
/ ˈnu rɪs /
QUIZ YOURSELF ON THESE WORDS FROM BROWN GIRL DREAMING!
Visualize yourself passing this quiz on words from Jacqueline Woodson’s exquisite verse novel “Brown Girl Dreaming,” and then take the quiz to prove you can do it! (Because you can.)
Question 1 of 10
What does “barren” mean?
Origin of nourice
Middle English word dating back to 1175–1225; see origin at nurse
Words nearby nourice
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