Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb care_for

3 senses of care for

Sense 1
care for -- (have a liking, fondness, or taste (for))
       => like -- (find enjoyable or agreeable; "I like jogging"; "She likes to read Russian novels")

Sense 2
care for, cherish, hold dear, treasure -- (be fond of; be attached to)
       => love -- (have a great affection or liking for; "I love French food"; "She loves her boss and works hard for him")

Sense 3
treat, care for -- (provide treatment for; "The doctor treated my broken leg"; "The nurses cared for the bomb victims"; "The patient must be treated right away or she will die"; "Treat the infection with antibiotics")

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