Definition of hospital nurse in English:

hospital nurse

noun

  • A nurse who works in a hospital.

    ‘duties are being shared by a large team of hospital nurses’
    • ‘Despite being a hospital nurse, she was frightened and anxious about what lay ahead.’
    • ‘He lived with his mother, a hospital nurse, in a well-kept, four-storey apartment building about 10 minutes from school.’
    • ‘Three people were injured in the latest incident, a hospital nurse said.’
    • ‘According to unconfirmed reports, she just asked the hospital nurse for a fresh box of Kleenex.’
    • ‘More than 300 public hospital nurses unanimously voted this week to reject a pay offer from their state government.’
    • ‘The rate of overexertion injuries among hospital nurses is almost double that of workers in private industry.’
    • ‘We have been more than patient, waiting some 18 months for parity with hospital nurses.’
    • ‘He was told by hospital nurses that he had been given an overdose of antibiotics.’
    • ‘A heroin addict accused of killing his girlfriend claimed he didn't know what he was saying when he allegedly confessed to a hospital nurse.’
    • ‘Much of what hospital nurses have been trying to demonstrate lately is that changes occurring in hospitals are detrimental to patient care.’