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care +‎ -er

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carer (plural carers)

  1. (UK, Australia) Someone who regularly looks after another person, 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”, in Guardian[1]:
      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.

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carer

  1. (slang) Alternative spelling of carrer

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WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkarɛr/, (South Wales also) /ˈkaːrɛr/

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carer

  1. (literary) impersonal subjunctive/imperative of caru

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Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
carer garer ngharer charer
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.