Detailed Translations for nurse from English to French


nurse [the ~] noun

  1. the nurse (sister)
    l'infirmière; la garde-malade
  2. the nurse
  3. the nurse
  4. the nurse (animal foster; caretaker; attendant; facilitator; orderly)
    le soigneur; le gardien; le garde-malade; le gardien d'animaux
  5. the nurse (babysitter; child minder; nanny)
    la baby-sitter
  6. the nurse (wet-nurse)
    la garde
  7. the nurse (wet-nurse)
    la nourrice

to nurse verb (nurses, nursed, nursing)

  1. to nurse (tend; care for)
    soigner; prendre soin de; donner des soins à
    • soigner verb (soigne, soignes, soignons, soignez, )
  2. to nurse (care; take care of; nurture; look after)
  3. to nurse (administer; apply)
  4. to nurse (cherish; coddle; nourish)
    caresser; nourrir
    • caresser verb (caresse, caresses, caressons, caressez, )
    • nourrir verb (nourris, nourrit, nourrissons, nourrissez, )
  5. to nurse (breastfeed a baby; suckle)
    allaiter; donner le sein à un bébé
    • allaiter verb (allaite, allaites, allaitons, allaitez, )

Conjugations for nurse:

  1. nurse
  2. nurse
  3. nurses
  4. nurse
  5. nurse
  6. nurse
simple past
  1. nursed
  2. nursed
  3. nursed
  4. nursed
  5. nursed
  6. nursed
present perfect
  1. have nursed
  2. have nursed
  3. has nursed
  4. have nursed
  5. have nursed
  6. have nursed
past continuous
  1. was nursing
  2. were nursing
  3. was nursing
  4. were nursing
  5. were nursing
  6. were nursing
  1. shall nurse
  2. will nurse
  3. will nurse
  4. shall nurse
  5. will nurse
  6. will nurse
continuous present
  1. am nursing
  2. are nursing
  3. is nursing
  4. are nursing
  5. are nursing
  6. are nursing
  1. be nursed
  2. be nursed
  3. be nursed
  4. be nursed
  5. be nursed
  6. be nursed
  1. nurse!
  2. let's nurse!
  3. nursed
  4. nursing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for nurse:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
baby-sitter babysitter; child minder; nanny; nurse
garde nurse; wet-nurse administration; attendant; bodyguard; care; control; crow's nest; custody; deposit at; depository; entrust to; guard; guardianship; keeping; leave with; lodge with; management; monitoring; observation; patrol; preservation; saving; sentry; storing; supervision; surveillance; usher; warder; watch; watchman
garde-malade animal foster; attendant; caretaker; facilitator; nurse; orderly; sister brother; friar
gardien animal foster; attendant; caretaker; facilitator; nurse; orderly aide; attendant; bodyguard; caretaker; conservator; crow's nest; door-keeper; gate-keeper; guard; guardsman; jailer; keeper; landlady; landlord; lodging-house keeper; marker; prison guard; protector; school porter; sentry; usher; warden; warder; watchman
gardien d'animaux animal foster; attendant; caretaker; facilitator; nurse; orderly
infirmier nurse aide; attendant; brother; deacon; friar; male nurse; orderly
infirmière nurse; sister ward-sister
nourrice nurse; wet-nurse
soigneur animal foster; attendant; caretaker; facilitator; nurse; orderly
- nanny; nursemaid
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
allaiter breastfeed a baby; nurse; suckle feed; nourish
avoir soin de care; look after; nurse; nurture; take care of aid someone financially; back someone; keep up; maintain; provide for; support
caresser cherish; coddle; nourish; nurse caress; chuck; cuddle; fondle; hug; pet; stroke
donner des soins à care for; nurse; tend aid someone financially; back someone; care for; maintain; provide for; support; worry about
donner le sein à un bébé breastfeed a baby; nurse; suckle
donner un médicament administer; apply; nurse
faire avaler administer; apply; nurse administer; pour in
faire prendre administer; apply; nurse administer; pour in
nourrir cherish; coddle; nourish; nurse aid someone financially; back someone; breastfeed; bring up; educate; feed; maintain; munch; nibble; nourish; nybble; peck; provide for; raise; rear; support
prendre soin de care for; nurse; tend aid someone financially; back someone; bring up; care for; educate; keep up; look after; maintain; provide for; raise; rear; see to; serve; serve out; support; take care; take care of somebody; worry about
soigner care for; nurse; tend aid; assist; attend; attend to it; attend to the matter; back; back up; be attentive; be helpful; care for; do good; extend the hand; help; make oneself useful; prop up; second; take care; take care of somebody; treat; work on; worry about
- breastfeed; entertain; give suck; harbor; harbour; hold; lactate; suck; suckle; wet-nurse
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
garde guard
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- child's nurse; children's nurse; foster

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Synonyms for "nurse":

Antonyms for "nurse":

  • bottlefeed

Related Definitions for "nurse":

  1. a woman who is the custodian of children1
  2. one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)1
  3. try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury1
    • He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs1
  4. give suck to1
    • The wetnurse suckled the infant1
    • You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places1
  5. maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)1
  6. treat carefully1
    • He nursed his injured back by lying in bed several hours every afternoon1
    • He nursed the flowers in his garden and fertilized them regularly1
  7. serve as a nurse; care for sick or handicapped people1

Wiktionary Translations for nurse:

  1. to treat kindly and with extra care
  2. to care for the sick
  3. to breast feed
  1. person trained to provide care for the sick
  2. person who takes care of other people's young
Cross Translation:
nurse soigner verplegen — een zieke verzorgen
nurse infirmière; infirmier verpleegkundige — een deskundige in de verpleegkunde
nurse infirmier; infirmière verpleegkundige — iemand die beroepshalve patiënten verpleegt
nurse allaiter; donner le sein zogen — het te drinken geven van moedermelk
nurse infirmière KrankenschwesterBerufsbezeichnung: Pflegerin und Betreuerin von Kranken
nurse évoquer großziehen — (ein Kind oder ein junges Tier) umsorgen und ernähren, bis es selbständig und erwachsen ist
nurse soigner pflegen — zum Zweck der Erhaltung bzw. Verbesserung eines Zustandes behandeln

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