[ noo-ris ]
/ ˈnu rɪs /
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QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Origin of nourice
Middle English word dating back to 1175–1225; see origin at nurse
Words nearby nourice
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Example sentences from the Web for nourice
Breathless with excitement Flame Nourice telephoned the news from the village post-office.Peace on Earth, Good-will to Dogs|Eleanor Hallowell Abbott