caretaker

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkɛərteɪkər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈkɛrˌteɪkɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kârtā′kər)


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caretaker

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. is the [park, estate] caretaker
  2. UK: is the [building, office, college] caretaker
  3. UK: the (primary) school caretaker
  4. UK: The caretaker [swept, cleaned] the [toilets, classrooms, corridors].
  5. a caretaker for [children, the elderly, the handicapped]
  6. [works, volunteers] as a caretaker for (the elderly)
  7. has a caretaker [at home, for her mother]
  8. an animal caretaker
  9. a [lion, lion's] caretaker
  10. a caretaker of [lions]
  11. hire a caretaker to [maintain, provide, ensure, clean]
  12. The lion [mauled, attacked, hugged] its caretaker.
  13. the [duties, functions, responsibilities] of the caretaker
  14. the caretaker's [duties]
  15. in the caretaker's quarters
n as adj
  1. sports: is the caretaker [manager, coach] (of)
  2. sports: the [team's, club's] caretaker manager
  3. the caretaker director of
  4. a caretaker government
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