Translation of "nurse" - English-Spanish dictionary

nurse

noun uk /nɜːs/

A2 someone whose job is looking after people who are sick and hurt

enfermero, -a
verb uk /nɜːs/ (present participle nursing, past tense and past participle nursed)

to look after a person or animal that is sick

cuidar

When a woman nurses a baby, she feeds it with milk from her breasts.

dar de mamar a

(Translation of “nurse” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

nurse

noun /nəːs/

a person who looks after sick or injured people in hospital

enfermero
She’s a qualified nurse.

a person, usually a woman, who looks after small children

niñera
The children have gone out with their nurse.
nursery noun (plural nurseries)

a room etc for young children.

cuarto de los niños

a place where young plants are grown.

vivero
nursing noun

the profession of a nurse who cares for the sick.

profesión de enfermera, enfermería
nursemaid noun

a nurse who looks after small children.

niñera, aya
nurseryman noun (plural nurserymen)

a person who runs, or works in, a nursery for plants.

horticultor
nursery rhyme noun

a short, simple poem for children.

poema infantil
nursery school noun

a school for very young children.

parvulario
nursing home noun

a small private hospital.

clínica de reposo

(Translation of “nurse” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)