Definitions for caregiverˈkɛərˌgɪv ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

care•giv•erˈkɛərˌgɪv ər(n.)

  1. a person who cares for someone who is sick or disabled.

  2. an adult who cares for a child.

    Category: Psychology

Origin of caregiver:

1970–75

Princeton's WordNet

  1. health professional, primary care provider, PCP, health care provider, caregiver(noun)

    a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability

  2. caregiver(noun)

    a person who is responsible for attending to the needs of a child or dependent adult

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. caregiver(noun)ˈkɛərˌgɪv ər

    sb who cares for sb who is ill, young etc.

Freebase

  1. Caregiver

    Caregiver is a 2008 Filipino drama film. The film stars Sharon Cuneta portraying the role of Sarah, a mother who left her son in the Philippines and also a teacher who relinquished her profession in lieu of care giving in London, in hopes of augmenting her salary. Chito S. Roño directed the film and Chris Martinez wrote its screenplay. It is one of the top-grossing Filipino films of the year. The film also receives mostly positive reviews from critics. It also part of the top 15 of the highest grossing Filipino film of all time.

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