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

3 senses of take care

Sense 1
take care -- (be careful, prudent, or watchful; "Take care when you cross the street!")
       => act, move -- (perform an action, or work out or perform (an action); "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel")

Sense 2
take care, mind -- (be in charge of or deal with; "She takes care of all the necessary arrangements")
       => manage, deal, care, handle -- (be in charge of, act on, or dispose of; "I can deal with this crew of workers"; "This blender can't handle nuts"; "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old")

Sense 3
attend, take care, look, see -- (take charge of or deal with; "Could you see about lunch?"; "I must attend to this matter"; "She took care of this business")
       => care, give care -- (provide care for; "The nurse was caring for the wounded")

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