[ nur-ser ]
/ ˈnɜr sər /


a person, animal, or thing that nurses.

Origin of nurser

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at nurse, -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for nurser

  • This is complimentary to woman—indicating that she marries to become a nurser of the sick and old.

    The Golden Censer|John McGovern