- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈkɛəɹə(ɹ)/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈkɛəɹɚ/
- Rhymes: -ɛərə(r)
carer (plural carers)
- someone who looks after another, either as a job or often through family responsibilities.
- Have you thought of a job as a carer for disabled people?
- He retired early to be a full-time carer for his wife / husband.
2011 December 14, Steven Morris, “Devon woman jailed for 168 days for killing kitten in microwave”, Guardian:
- He said Robins had not been in trouble with the law before and had no previous convictions. Jail would have an adverse effect on her and her three children as she was the main carer.
someone who looks after another
Conjugation of carer (see also Appendix:French verbs)
|gerund||en carant||en ayant caré|
|present perfect||Use the present tense of avoir followed by the past participle|
|pluperfect||Use the imperfect tense of avoir followed by the past participle|
|past anterior1||Use the past historic tense of avoir followed by the past participle|
|future perfect||Use the future tense of avoir followed by the past participle|
|conditional perfect||Use the conditional tense of avoir followed by the past participle|
|subjunctive||que je (j’)||que tu||qu’il||que nous||que vous||qu’ils|
|past||Use the present subjunctive of avoir followed by the past participle|
|pluperfect1||Use the imperfect subjunctive of avoir followed by the past participle|
- "carer" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).