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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Care  \Care\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Cared};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Caring}.]  [AS.  cearian.  See  {Care},  n.] 
  To  be  anxious  or  solicitous;  to  be  concerned;  to  have  regard 
  or  interest;  --  sometimes  followed  by  an  objective  of 
  measure. 
 
  I  would  not  care  a  pin,  if  the  other  three  were  in 
  --Shak. 
 
  Master,  carest  thou  not  that  we  perish?  --Mark.  iv 
  38. 
 
  {To  care  for}. 
  a  To  have  under  watchful  attention;  to  take  care  of 
  b  To  have  regard  or  affection  for  to  like  or  love. 
 
  He  cared  not  for  the  affection  of  the  house. 
  --Tennyson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  caring 
  adj  1:  showing  a  care  "a  caring  mother"  [syn:  {protective}] 
  2:  having  or  displaying  warmth  or  affection;  "affectionate 
  children";  "caring  parents";  "a  fond  embrace";  "fond  of 
  his  nephew";  "a  tender  glance";  "a  warm  embrace"  [syn:  {affectionate}, 
  {fond},  {lovesome},  {tender},  {warm}] 
  3:  feeling  and  exhibiting  concern  and  empathy  for  others 
  "caring  friends" 
  n  :  a  loving  feeling  [syn:  {lovingness}] 




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