care for
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care for(
kehr
 
fawr
)
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
3. (to feel like having something)
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
4. (to dislike; used in the negative)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
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care for
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (look after)
a. cuidar
well cared forbien cuidado(a)
2. (like)
a.
I don't c for this musicno me gusta esta música
would you c for some tea?¿quiere un té?, ¿le apetece, provoca, antoja un té?
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care for
intransitive verb
1 (look after) [+people] cuidar a; [+things] cuidar de
well cared for (bien) cuidado; bien atendido
2 (like) tener afecto a; sentir cariño por; (amorously) sentirse atraído por
I don't much care for him no me resulta simpático; she no longer cares for him ya no le quiere; I know he cares for you a lot sé que te tiene mucho cariño; I don't care for coffee no me gusta el café; I don't care for the idea no me hace gracia la idea; would you care for a drink? ¿te apetece una copa?
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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