Definition of Care


  • activity involved in maintaining something in good working order
    "he wrote the manual on car care"
  • attention and management implying responsibility for safety
    "he is in the care of a bodyguard"
  • a cause for feeling concern
    "his major care was the illness of his wife"
  • an anxious feeling
    "care had aged him"
    "they hushed it up out of fear of public reaction"
  • judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger
    "he exercised caution in opening the door"
    "he handled the vase with care"
  • the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something
    "no medical care was required"
    "the old car needs constant attention"


  • be concerned with
    "I worry about my grades"
  • be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
    "I can deal with this crew of workers"
    "This blender can't handle nuts"
    "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old"
  • prefer or wish to do something
    "Do you care to try this dish?"
    "Would you like to come along to the movies?"
  • provide care for
    "The nurse was caring for the wounded"
    - give care
  • feel concern or interest
    "I really care about my work"
    "I don't care"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble care

16 unscramble word found using the letters care.

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