What does the word nutritious mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Nourishing.

Usage examples for nutritious

  1. Highly nutritious, light in weight, practically indestructible, wholesome, this is easily prepared into a palatable meal with the simple addition of hot water. – The Secrets of the German War Office by Dr. Armgaard Karl Graves
  2. The general belief is, that this nutritious matter, and even the peculiar combination in which it is found in the fruit, has been made directly for the immediate use of man. – The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines by George Husmann
  3. The nutritious matter of the grape, as in the apple, pear, or any similar product, is designed by Nature only to serve as the first nourishment of the future plant, the germ of which lies in it. – The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines by George Husmann
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