caretaker

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1 caretaker /ˈkeɚˌteɪkɚ/ noun
plural caretakers
1 caretaker
/ˈkeɚˌteɪkɚ/
noun
plural caretakers
Learner's definition of CARETAKER
[count]
: a person who takes care of buildings or land while the owner is not there
chiefly US : a person who gives physical or emotional care to someone (such as a child, an old person, or someone who is sick)
British : janitor
2 caretaker /ˈkeɚˌteɪkɚ/ adjective
2 caretaker
/ˈkeɚˌteɪkɚ/
adjective
Learner's definition of CARETAKER
always used before a noun
: doing a job for a short time before another is chosen to take the job officially
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