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care (for)

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1 to take charge of especially on behalf of another
  • Will you care for the lawn while we're gone?
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look after, see after, see to, take care of

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2 to attend to the needs and comforts of
  • He is caring for his mother while she's sick.
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look after, look out for, look to, see to, take care of, wait on (also wait upon)

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3 to have a favorable opinion of
  • I don't really care for your tone of voice.
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go for, hold with, take kindly to

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4 to wish to have
  • I don't particularly care for rice cereal, but I'll eat it.
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feel like

5 to show partiality toward
  • She generally doesn't care for war movies.
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be partial to, go in for

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