Definition of caring in English:


Syllabification: car·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈke(ə)riNG



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  • The work or practice of looking after those unable to care for themselves, especially sick and elderly people: [as modifier]: the caring professions
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    • These are ALL highly skilled individuals who choose to go into a profession of caring.
    • What I heard, and saw a little when the curtains were drawn back, was a moving culture of caring.
    • In the last year there has been a significant increase in demand for some of the most acute areas of our caring.

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Pronunciation: kəːf
a slit made by cutting with a saw