care


care

noun

Definition of CARE

2
attention accompanied by protectiveness and responsibility <that's an extremely valuable violin, so handle it with care>
Antonyms carelessness
5
responsibility for the safety and well-being of someone or something <while you're under my care, you'll do as you're told>
6
the duty or function of watching or guarding for the sake of proper direction or control <you'll have care of the project from its beginning to its completion>
7
the act or activity of looking after and making decisions about something <she stepped up and took over the care of the bank after her father retired>

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