How to use Took-care in a sentence
He's proud of the way you took care of the twins.
I took care of him.
He took care of her and fed her and let her walk around.
Cynthia took care of his down time by handing him a list of needed provisions.
Early the next morning after taking Jonathan to school, she went back to the house and took care of the animals.Advertisement
I took care of everything before I met Alex.
Carmen took care of that and Alex made no comment.
She wasn't beautiful, but she was pretty enough with a body she plainly took care of.
The fact that he worshiped the ground Evelyn walked on and took care of her made Kiera jealous.
I took care of the goats this morning and Josh will take care of them tonight.Advertisement
You took care of it?
Every few days a nurse came out to see her, but other than that, Alex took care of her for the next two weeks.
She fixed his meals, took care of the house and chores.
After her two weeks in the Black God's chaotic camp, she'd almost forgotten what it was like to be in an organization that took care of its own.
You took care of the Grey God's issue before the immortal world went up in flames a few months ago.Advertisement
Philip received them courteously, but took care that neither of them should return home.
Meanwhile he took care to curb the excesses of the Italian Jacobins and to encourage the Moderates, who were favorable to the French connection as promising a guarantee against Austrian domination and internal anarchy.
By nature a sybarite, he took care to have the best cook in the capital, and women had for him an irresistible attraction, though he was never married.
From every dispute which he had with the central authorities at Paris he emerged victorious; and he took care to assure his ascendancy by sending presents to the Directors, large sums to the nearly bankrupt treasury and works of art to the museums of Paris.
Only by degrees did the events of the 19th of Brumaire stand out in their real significance; for the new consuls, installed at the Luxemburg palace, and somewhat later at the Tuileries, took care that the new constitution, which they along with the two commissions were now secretly drawing up, should not be promulgated until Paris and France had settled down to the ordinary life of pleasure and toil.Advertisement
They prepared for flight to America - a step which Napoleon took care to prevent; and a popular outbreak at Aranjuez decided the king then and there to abdicate (19th of March 1808).
When theatres were established the lord mayor took care that they should not be built within the city.
He put an end to the division which had arisen between the spiritual leaders of Palestinian Judaism by the separation of the scribes into the two schools called respectively after Hillel and Shammai, and took care to enforce his own authority as the president of the chief legal assembly of Judaism with energy and often with severity.
Having in his mind the scheme of his great work, he gave ample time to the elaboration of all its parts, and took care to obtain by personal observation a full knowledge of the various countries.
Pechlin undertook to crowd the fatal masquerade with accomplices, but took care not to be there personally.Advertisement
He set up a public aqueduct in Holborn, and a hospice for the poor at Bath; he distributed every day to the sick the milk of twelve cows, took care of orphans, and encouraged manly sports on Sundays among the youth of London by giving prizes.
She took care never to have to deal with a disciplined opponent, except the Swedes, who beat her, but who were very few.
Bernstorff was bound by treaty to assist Russia in such a contingency, but he took care that the assistance so rendered should be as trifling as possible, to avoid offending Great Britain and Prussia.
At the end of the war, in 1678, by the peace of Nijmwegen, Louis took care that Frederick William should be deprived of the fruits of his victory, and Austria had to resign Freiburg im Breisgau to the French.
In executing it, however, he took care to make the terms as advantageous for England as possible, with express provision that the Spaniards should in nowise be allowed to interfere in the government of the country.
Before the election was decided Kruger took care to conciliate the volksraad members, as well as to see that at all the volksraad elections, which occurred shortly before the presidential election, his supporters were returned, or, if not returned, that his opponents were objected to on some trivial pretext, and by this means prevented from actually sitting in the volksraad until the presidential election was over.
They were insatiable in their demands for office and emolument, and when they discovered that the shah, acting by the advice of the British envoy, was levying from among their tribesmen regiments to be directly under his control, they took care that the plan should fail.
It was completely repulsed, with heavy losses, and the Bulgarian command, sobered, took care not to waste its reserves in renewed assaults.
The natural consequences followed - a repudiation of what had been done; and the Eastern bishops on their way home took care to make emphatic their ritualistic differences from Rome.
Henry took care to secure his person; but the claims of the family troubled the whole of his own and the beginning of his son's reign.
Elizabeth was glad of Philips support at the negotiations for peace at Cateau Cambrsis (I 559), but she took care to assert the independence of her diplomacy and of Englands interests.
At the same time it took care to show that none was so obscure or so impotent as to be safe when its policy was to destroy.
But his practical father took care that he should grow up a prince, not a pedant.
I took care of him for three years - every since I graduated from high school.
He has a good forehand which he used to effect in the first, but I took care of his shots in the second.
He took care also to observe the moment when it passed the meridian below the pole, which would simplify the operation.
They also took care to provide effective sanitation; the British Army had the lowest casualty rates from disease of any of the armies.
He had forwarded a petition for reprieve to the council, which Clavering took care should not be presented in time, and which was subsequently burnt by the common hangman on the motion of Francis.
Charles, however, paid Wolsey the sincere compliment of thinking that he would not be sufficiently subservient on the papal throne; while he wrote letters in Wolsey's favour, he took care that they should not reach their destination in time; and Wolsey failed to secure election both in 1521 and 1524.
In this he went beyond Cyril and the Alexandrine school generally, who, although they expressed the unity of the two natures in Christ so as almost to nullify their duality, yet took care verbally to guard themselves against the accusation of in any way circumscribing or modifying his real and true humanity.
He held monks strictly to the performance of their vows; took care to satisfy himself of the fitness of candidates for bishoprics; enjoined regular catechetical instruction, greater simplicity in preaching, and greater reverence in worship. The moral teaching of the Jesuits incurred his condemnation (1679) (see Liguori), an act which the society never forgave, and which it partially revenged by forcing, through the Inquisition, the condemnation of the quietistic doctrines of Molinos (1687), for which Innocent entertained some sympathy (see MoLINOs).
And the rest he divided among the young women who took care of his mother.
Caregivers-SIDS tributes can also provide a way for a child's caregiver to express her sorrow at the passing of someone she took care of and loved on a daily basis.
You'll be glad you took care of this preliminary planning before baby arrives!
It really doesn't come as a surprise that Law doesn't remember Samantha Burke, but early rumors about their affair of sorts claimed that Law was ill and Samantha took care of him in his hotel room and oops…ended up getting pregnant.
Visitor QuestionWe took care of a friend's dog this weekend, and also adopted a dog from the shelter.
During her childhood, Kristen actually took care of a steady stream of foster pets, giving each a temporary home so they wouldn't have to spend long periods in kennels.
They took care of your dog last summer and now it is your turn; the problem is you went away for three days and they have gone away for two weeks.
Tapping into this huge market of women who ran errands, took care of kids and worked hard at their careers was genius for Blass and it worked well.
They studied Chinese Kenpo under the legendary Gen, who took care of the boys after their parents died.
They have just spent nine months in a home that fed them; kept them warm; brought them the oxygen they needed; took care of waste products; and provided a gentle rocking motion to soothe them.
I found the appliance to be very simple to operate and it took care of the tasks I needed it to perform quickly and efficiently-faster than other gadgets I have that serve similar functions.
After her father died, she took care of her mother until 2007 when her mother also passed away.
When Jackson came along, Emily decided he would be her baby and always took care of him.