care for (1)

This page is about the phrasal verb care for (1).

Meaning: If you care for someone, you like them a lot and have a strong affection for them.

Synonym: like

For example:

  • care for sb Taylor told his friends that he still cared for Francine, even though she had left him.

  • care for sb Jodie really seems to care for those stray dogs and cats that she rescues.

Quick Quiz:

Caroline said she really cared for James and wanted to

a. leave him

b. help him

c. annoy him

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Contributor: Matt Errey