Definition of misnurture in English:

misnurture

verb

rare
  • with object To bring up or train badly.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Joseph Hall (1574–1656), bishop of Norwich, religious writer, and satirist. From mis- + nurture, after misnurture.

Pronunciation

misnurture

/(ˌ)mɪsˈnəːtʃə/