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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone who looks after a person who is ill or unable to look after himself or herself.

Usage examples (38)
  • Well i hate to dissepoint u but his carer is over but still ..
  • I had to call a carer when I found her complaining of the cold because her sheets were wet.
  • The prospects of him being a long-term carer are too intangible to justify a delay in making a placement for E.
  • 'A good care plan drawn up with the involvement of the person with dementia and their carer is the basis of good person-centred care. for more
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