Care For

How to Conjugate Care For

  • Infinitive: Care For
  • Present Tense: Care For/ Cares For
  • -ing Form: Caring For
  • Past Tense: Cared For
  • Past Participle: Cared For
Care For is a non-separable phrasal verb and has 2 definitions.

Definitions of Care For:

1. To nurture or take care of someone or something.

Examples: It is a doctor and nurse’s job to care for their patients.
She couldn’t find anyone to care for her dog while she was away on vacation, so she didn’t go.

2. To have strong feelings for someone or something.

Examples: I love to watch couples who truly care for one another.
He doesn’t care for you anymore.

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