Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To give nutrients to.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To nourish; be nutritious.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. give nourishment to

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • One group of "nutritionists" at Rutgers received a quarter of a million dollars from USDA a few years ago to "nutrify" Hostess Twinkies and related products, and has just written an article in Food Technology exploring the "nutrification" of the prepared frozen meals offered to center city children free by the National School Lunch Program.

    The Twinkies Menace

  • They did not eat to nutrify their bodies, these feasters in the banqueting-hall of the royal pyramid, but they all ate to cloy themselves, and they strutted forth new usages with every platter and bowl that the slaves brought.

    The Lost Continent

  • Peter Stevens-Guille, Mississauga, Ont. A loonie doesn't nutrify

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • Seems lak you kin nutrify yo'se'f wid whuteveh vittles is laying 'round. "

    Lady Luck

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.