Definition of caregiver
: a person who provides direct care (as for children, elderly people, or the chronically ill)
caregivingplay \-ˌgi-viŋ\ noun
Examples of caregiver in a sentence
When she got sick her husband became her primary caregiver.
<he could no longer keep up his role as caregiver for his sick wife>
First Known Use of caregiver
CAREGIVER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of caregiver for English Language Learners
: a person who gives help and protection to someone (such as a child, an old person, or someone who is sick)
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