nurse

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nurse

1. a person, usually a woman, who tends the sick, injured, or infirm
2. Zoology a worker in a colony of social insects that takes care of the larvae

What does it mean when you dream about a nurse?

Dreaming of a nurse suggests a need to be taken care of and to be healed. It also sometimes indicates a healing is in progress. This dream also implies that strained or unpleasant conditions are being set aright.

References in classic literature ?
Long had the smouldering fire of discord glowed between the tyrant father and his savage son long had I nursed, in secret, the unnatural hatred it blazed forth in an hour of drunken wassail, and at his own board fell my oppressor by the hand of his own son such are the secrets these vaults conceal
de Chagny, and did not wake until he was in his own room, nursed by his faithful Darius, who told him that, on the night before, he was found propped against the door of his flat, where he had been brought by a stranger, who rang the bell before going away.
The parents were very devoted to the little creature, and nursed and tended it carefully.
It is easy to see, Sancho," replied the duchess, "that you have learned to he polite in the school of politeness itself; I mean to say it is easy to see that you have been nursed in the bosom of Senor Don Quixote, who is, of course, the cream of good breeding and flower of ceremony- or cirimony, as you would say yourself.