Definitions of nursery

  1. a child's room for a baby
  2. The place where nursing is carried on
  3. A place where young trees, shrubs, vines, etc., are propagated for the purpose of transplanting; a plantation of young trees.
  4. The place where anything is fostered and growth promoted.
  5. That which forms and educates; as, commerce is the nursery of seamen.
  6. That which is nursed.
  7. An apartment for young children; a place for raising young plants, fish, etc.
  8. Place for nursing: an apartment for young children: a place where the growth of anything is promoted: ( hort.) a piece of ground where plants are reared.
  9. Place for nursing; room for young children; place for rearing trees or plants.
  10. A playroom for children.
  11. An apartment in a house for the young children; a place or garden for rearing young plants; a place where anything is fostered and the growth promoted; that which forms and educates.
  12. The apartment in a house set apart for the young children; ground for the rearing of plants; that which forms the place where anything is fostered and promoted.