Definitions of care

  1. To be anxious or solicitous; to be concerned about; to be inclined; to like.
  2. To be anxious; be concerned or interested; to desire or wish; to have a fondness; with for.
  3. To be anxious: to be inclined: to have regard.
  4. To be anxious about; to be inclined to; to regard.
  5. To be interested or concerned; be inclined or disposed; desire.
  6. provide care for; " The nurse was caring for the wounded"
  7. feel concern or interest; " I really care about my work"; " I don't care"
  8. prefer or wish to do something; " Do you care to try this dish?"; " Would you like to come along to the movies?"
  9. To be anxious or uneasy in mind; to heed or regard.
  10. a cause for feeling concern; " his major care was the illness of his wife"
  11. the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it; " he grabbed the hammer by the handle"; " it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip"
  12. A burdensome sense of responsibility; trouble caused by onerous duties; anxiety; concern; solicitude.
  13. Charge, oversight, or management, implying responsibility for safety and prosperity.
  14. Attention or heed; caution; regard; heedfulness; watchfulness; as, take care; have a care.
  15. The object of watchful attention or anxiety.
  16. To be anxious or solicitous; to be concerned; to have regard or interest; - sometimes followed by an objective of measure.
  17. Concern; uneasiness of mind; anxiety; a burdensome responsibility; caution; charge; attention; watchfulness; an object of attention and regard.
  18. Anxiety, heedfulness: charge, oversight: the object of anxiety.
  19. Charge; oversight; caution; anxiety; the thing cared for.
  20. Anxiety or concern; solicitude.
  21. Charge or oversight.
  22. Any object of solicitude.
  23. Solicitude; anxiety; caution; regard; attention; heed; charge or oversight; the object of care.
  24. Thoughtful attention; uncasiness of mind; concern; regard; charge.