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(noun, verb)


There are 11 meanings of the word Care.

How to pronounce care:


Care - as a noun

Judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger

Example: "He exercised caution in opening the door"

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An anxious feeling

Example: "Care had aged him"

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A cause for feeling concern

Example: "His major care was the illness of his wife"

Attention and management implying responsibility for safety

Example: "He is in the care of a bodyguard"

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Activity involved in maintaining something in good working order

Example: "He wrote the manual on car care"

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Care - as a verb

Feel concern or interest

Example: "I really care about my work"

Provide care for

Example: "The nurse was caring for the wounded"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
give care
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To hope, to desire or to prefer to have something, or to do something

Example: "Do you care to try this dish?"

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Be in charge of, act on, or dispose of

Example: "I can deal with this crew of workers"

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Be concerned with

Example: "I worry about my grades"

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Example Sentences

"I appreciate your care and concern for my well-being."
"She showed great care in handling the fragile items."
"The nurse provided excellent care to the elderly patients."
"The parents entrusted their child's care to a reliable babysitter."
"He takes good care of his pet dog."
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Word Game Points

Is CARE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, care is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

CARE has a SCRABBLE points total of 6.

Is CARE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, care is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
CARE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 7.

Is CARE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, care is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
CARE has a WORDFEUD points total of 7.

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