A Word A Day : Nutritious
Friday, 28th December 2007 : Today's Word is ...
( Adjective )
Pronunciation : noo-trísh-ess
1. containing minerals, vitamins, and other substances that promote health
2. providing nourishment
From Latin nūtrītius - from nūtrīx - nūtrīc - nurse
alimental, alimentative, balanced, beneficial, good, health-giving, healthful, invigorating, nourishing, nutrient, nutrimental, nutritive, salubrious, salutary, strengthening, wholesome
bad, insubstantial, unhealthful, unhealthy, unwholesome
• Not that I prefer pumpkins for food. But I believe they are somewhat nutritious
• And you never saw me take snuff, the reason being that in my snuff-box I carry a piece of Parmesan cheese - a cheese made in Italy, very nutritious
• Today We had a good and nutritious
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