Synonyms for nutrient

Synonyms for (noun) nutrient

Synonyms: nutrient, food

Definition: any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue

Similar words: substance

Definition: a particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties

Usage: shigella is one of the most toxic substances known to man


Synonyms: nutrient

Definition: any substance (such as a chemical element or inorganic compound) that can be taken in by a green plant and used in organic synthesis

Similar words: substance

Definition: a particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties

Usage: shigella is one of the most toxic substances known to man

Synonyms for (adjective) nutrient

Synonyms: nourishing, nutrient, nutritious, nutritive, alimental, alimentary

Definition: of or providing nourishment

Usage: good nourishing stew

Similar words: wholesome

Definition: conducive to or characteristic of physical or moral well-being

Usage: wholesome attitude; wholesome appearance; wholesome food