caretaker


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caretaker

Social welfare a person who takes care of a vulnerable person, often a close relative
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They remained in great quietness till the caretaker should have come to shut the windows: as a precaution, putting themselves in total darkness by barring the shutters as before, lest the woman should open the door of their chamber for any casual reason.
And the harpooner who was caretaker! How often had I seen him and envied him his freedom.
In the early spring, Mark Hall and his wife went to New York, the two Japanese servants of the bungalow were dismissed, and Saxon and Billy were installed as caretakers. Jim Hazard, too, departed on his yearly visit to Paris; and though Billy missed him, he continued his long swims out through the breakers.
As for the rest of thy band, we will take their names and have them duly recorded as royal rangers; for methinks it were wiser to have them changed to law-abiding caretakers of our deer in Sherwood than to leave them to run at large as outlawed slayers thereof.
THE Alliance for Democracy in Oyo state is having internal crisis as two caretaker committees have emerged within the party, threatening its unity in the state.
PESHAWAR -- Caretaker Chief Minister Dost Mohammad Khan Thursday asked the Commission on Status of Women to revisit the draft proposals related to women empowerment and their health and education related problems.
QUETTA -- The meeting between the caretaker Chief Minister Balochistan Allauddin Mari and the caretaker Chief Minister Punjab Prof.
LAHORE -- The caretaker provincial government has amended its earlier notification regarding termination of former Punjab advocate general Asma Hamid and accepted her resignation instead.
KARACHI -- Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr Hasan Askari Rizvi refuted all the allegations levelled by the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leadership, saying the Lahore welcome rally for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and daughter Maryam was an 'attempt to challenge the writ of law'.
Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (Retired) Nasirul Mulk has said that the caretaker government is committed to hold the general elections in a transparent manner.
The actions of caretaker setup from the day of Nawaz Sharif's return to the recent moves of initiating legal actions of caretaker administration against PML-N are problematic.
Locations and responsibilities for caretaker jobs are as many and varied as the landowners and caretakers themselves.