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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