Nourished vs Replenished - What's the difference?

nourished | replenished |


As verbs the difference between nourished and replenished

is that nourished is (nourish) while replenished is (replenish).

As adjectives the difference between nourished and replenished

is that nourished is fed while replenished is .

nourished

English

Verb

(head)
  • (nourish)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • fed
  • replenished

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (replenish)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (obsolete) Full, fully stocked (with), containing an abundance (of).
  • * 1612 , John Smith, Map of Virginia , in Kupperman 1988, p. 159:
  • This river also as the two former, is replenished with fish and foule.
  • That has been refilled; restored to capacity or fullness, full.