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Translation of "care" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /keə/
close attention cuidado Do it with care.
keeping; protection cuidado Your belongings will be safe in my care.
(a cause for) worry preocupación She felt free from all the cares of the world.
treatment cuidado, tratamiento medical care skin care.
careful adjective
taking care; being cautious cuidadoso Be careful when you cross the street a careful driver.
thorough minucioso a careful search.
carefully adverb
cuidadosamente She carefully carried the baby upstairs.
carefulness noun
cuidado Filling in the application form requires extreme carefulness.
careless adjective
not careful (enough) descuidado, despreocupado This work is careless a careless worker.
carelessly adverb
despreocupadamente a carelessly written essay.
carelessness noun
despreocupación The mistake was due to carelessness.
carer noun
(British ) someone whose job is to look after a sick or disabled person; caregiver(American) cuidador
carefree adjective
light-hearted despreocupado He has a carefree attitude towards life.
care’giver noun
(American ) someone whose job is to look after a sick or disabled person; carer(British) cuidador
caretaker noun
(British ) a person who looks after a building; janitor(American) conserje, bedel a school caretaker.
careworn adjective
worn out by worry preocupado, agobiado por problemas a careworn face.
care for phrasal verb
to look after (someone) cuidar The nurse will care for you.
to be fond of querer I don’t care for him enough to marry him.
care of ( usually written c/o)
at the house or address of. a la atención de
take care
to be cautious, watchful, thorough etc tener cuidado Take care or you’ll fall over!
take care of
to look after cuidar, estar al cuidado Their aunt took care of them when their parents died.
(Definition of care from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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