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noun as in person who maintains something

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Italy has had a surprising number of caretaker governments over the years.

From Fortune

With his brother leaving for school at Boston University the following month, Gross became his mom’s main caretaker.

Other teens have become the primary caretakers for younger siblings or cousins.

As vaccinations have been rolled out to older Americans, digitally savvy ones, or caretakers and family members with the time and resources, have quickly moved to snag appointments on apps and websites.

From Vox

The union has also demanded additional medical and caretaker accommodations for telework, and the district is prepared to offer as many accommodations as possible while ensuring we can safely instruct our students.

A cheerful convict was found dead by his devoted caretaker one morning.

Police say she fled to Florida and became a caretaker of an elderly man.

The film, however, makes Asher a pilot and Fiona a caretaker to the newborns—seemingly innocuous decisions that become meaningful.

Crown became caretaker of the property when his uncle, who lived on the property, passed away in February.

It is not clear what the whereabouts are of now ex-caretaker Prime Minister Niwatthamrong Boonsongpaisan.

The tenant acts as caretaker and apparently takes pride in keeping the place in order.

When a caretaker enters the house of one of the good neighbours, is she accompanied by her annoyances?

Does the caretaker lead a happy life in the house of one of the good neighbours?

The caretaker told me they call it the 'Cradle of Liberty,' here; and I don't wonder.

“Seems more cheerful like,” observed the caretaker, as the steady tick-tack began to sound through the quiet room.


On this page you'll find 28 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to caretaker, such as: curator, custodian, janitor, keeper, sitter, and superintendent.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.