care

  • 41 care — care1 W2S2 [keə US ker] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(looking after somebody)¦ 2 take care of somebody/something 3 take care 4¦(keeping something in good condition)¦ 5¦(carefulness)¦ 6 take care over/with something 7 in care 8¦(problem/worry)¦ 9 care of somebody …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 42 care */*/*/ — I UK [keə(r)] / US [ker] noun Word forms care : singular care plural cares 1) [uncountable] effort and attention I can see that a lot of care has gone into your work. with care: The label on the box said Handle with care . great/special/extra… …

    English dictionary

  • 43 care — [[t]ke͟ə(r)[/t]] ♦ cares, caring, cared 1) VERB: no cont If you care about something, you feel that it is important and are concerned about it. [V about n] ...a company that cares about the environment. [V wh …

    English dictionary

  • 44 care — 1 verb (I, T) 1 OBJECTS/EVENTS to feel that something is important, so that you are interested in it, worried about it etc (+ about): The only thing he seems to care about is money. | care who/what/how etc: Don t you care what happens to them? |… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 45 CARE — Logo von CARE CARE International zählt heute mit zahlreichen Länder und Regionalbüros vor Ort zu den großen privaten Hilfsorganisationen. In Deutschland und Österreich ist die Nichtregierungsorganisation durch die in der Nachkriegszeit versandten …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • 47 care — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 caring for sb/sth ADJECTIVE ▪ good, great ▪ He loved his books and took great care of them. ▪ proper ▪ With proper care, the plants may last for fifty years …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 48 care — carer, n. /kair/, n., v., cared, caring. n. 1. a state of mind in which one is troubled; worry, anxiety, or concern: He was never free from care. 2. a cause or object of worry, anxiety, concern, etc.: Their son has always been a great care to… …

    Universalium

  • 49 care*/*/*/ — [keə] noun I 1) [U] the effort that you make when you avoid making mistakes or causing harm The label on the box said ‘Handle with care .[/ex] He was choosing his words with great care.[/ex] 2) [U] the activity of looking after someone who needs… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 50 care — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I v. i. like, have affection (for). See care, pity, feeling. II Solicitude Nouns 1. (concern) care, concern, consideration, solicitude, anxiety, heed, heedfulness; conscientiousness, watchfulness,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 51 care — Watchful attention; concern; custody; diligence; discretion; caution; opposite of negligence or carelessness; prudence; regard; preservation; security; support; vigilance. To be concerned with, and to attend to, the needs of oneself or another.… …

    Black's law dictionary

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  • 53 care — n. & v. n. 1 worry, anxiety. 2 an occasion for this. 3 serious attention; heed, caution, pains (assembled with care; handle with care). 4 a protection, charge. b Brit. = child care. 5 a thing to be done or seen to. v.intr. 1 (usu. foll. by about …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 54 care — 1. noun 1) the care of the child Syn: safekeeping, supervision, custody, charge, protection, control, responsibility; guardianship, wardship Ant: neglect 2) handle with care S …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 55 care — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English caru; akin to Old High German kara lament, Old Irish gairm call, cry, Latin garrire to chatter Date: before 12th century 1. suffering of mind ; grief 2. a. a disquieted state of mixed… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 56 Care — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Vigilance. < N PARAG:Care >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 care care solicitude heed Sgm: N 1 heedfulness heedfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 scruple scruple &c.(conscientiousness) 939 GRP: N 2 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 57 care — /kɛə / (say kair) noun 1. worry; anxiety; concern: care had aged him. 2. a cause of worry, anxiety, distress, etc.: to be free from care. 3. serious attention; solicitude; heed; caution: devote great care to work. 4. protection; charge: under the …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 58 care — [[t]kɛər[/t]] n. v. cared, car•ing 1) a troubled state of mind; worry or concern 2) a cause or object of worry or concern 3) serious attention; caution: to devote great care to one s work[/ex] 4) protection; charge: under the care of a… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 59 care — noun 1》 the provision of what is necessary for the health, welfare, maintenance, and protection of someone or something.     ↘Brit. protective custody or guardianship provided for children by a local authority. 2》 serious attention or… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 60 care — Synonyms and related words: TLC, abetment, accordance, accountability, acquittal, acquittance, adherence, administration, adverse circumstances, adversity, advertence, advertency, advocacy, aegis, affliction, agency, agentship, aggravation,… …

    Moby Thesaurus


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