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Synonyms for care

a cause of distress or anxiety

careful forethought to avoid harm or risk

the function of watching, guarding, or overseeing

the systematic application of remedies to effect a cure

to have an objection

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care for: to have the care and supervision of

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judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger

an anxious feeling

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a cause for feeling concern

attention and management implying responsibility for safety

prefer or wish to do something

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be concerned with

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And forthwith, he lowers the boom: If you're a stickler, you deplore the idea of using "could care less" to mean "couldn't care less." What could be more obvious than a preference for saying what you mean over saying the exact opposite.
"We know this may come as a surprise to someone as self-absorbed as Ms Remini, but we could care less if she wins or loses on Dancing with the Stars," a spokesperson from the church said in a statement to RadarOnline.com.
Readers will then be able to choose confidently between "affect" and "effect," "who" and "whom," and "could care less" and "couldn't care less." Scattered along the way are pop quizzes to assist readers in making sure they are absorbing the lessons.
I could care less that every time she takes yet another disastrous turn in life, she does it with four children in tow.
The Democrats could care less about families--that's what this says."
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