What is another word for dry-nurse?

30 synonyms found


[ dɹˈa͡ɪnˈɜːs], [ dɹˈa‍ɪnˈɜːs], [ d_ɹ_ˈaɪ_n_ˈɜː_s]

Related words: dry-nurse corsets, dry-nurse corset, dry-nurse care, help with nursing, diaper service, caring for the elderly

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    Synonyms for Dry-nurse:

    How to use "Dry-nurse" in context?

    This term was originally used to describe a woman who provided nursing care to those who couldn't or wouldn't drink water. In more recent times, the term has been used to describe a woman who provides care for those who are drying out.

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