Meaning of “look after sb/sth” in the English Dictionary


"look after sb/sth" in English

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look after sb/sth

phrasal verb with look uk /lʊk/ us /lʊk/ verb

A2 to take care of or be in charge of someone or something:

We look after the neighbours' cat while they're away.
If you look after your clothes they last a lot longer.
Don't worry about Mia - she can look after herself.

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(Definition of “look after sb/sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)