What are the antonyms for NOURISHING?

Synonyms for NOURISHING

Usage Examples for NOURISHING

  1. I like it myself: it's so nourishing. - "The Brother of Daphne" by Dornford Yates
  2. An abbot founded a factory with the few pence he succeeded in gathering; he discerned the employment which suited each of his monks, and with them he improvised artisans, writing clerks, transformed a professor of plain chant into an agent, plunged into the tumult of purchases and sales, and little by little the house which scarcely was raised above the soil, grew, put forth shoots, and ended by nourishing with its fruit the abbey which had planted it. - "En Route" by J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans