Meaning of “nurse” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /nɜːs/
Extra Examples
She didn't flinch when the nurse cleaned the wound.The nurse will do some tests to check on your child's development.In addition to teaching, she works as a nurse in the holidays.Many of the nurses were ill prepared to deal with such badly burned patients.The pay and status of nurses has improved.

A2 someone whose job is to care for sick and injured people

(Definition of “nurse noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)