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careless not paying close attention; not careful or watchful. [2 definitions]
caress a soft or gentle touch that shows love or affection. [2 definitions]
caret a mark (^). It is used to show where an insertion is to be made in a text.
caretaker a person who takes care of a building or other property. [2 definitions]
carfare the money that is paid for a ride in a taxi, bus, or subway.
cargo the goods carried by a ship, airplane, or other vehicle; freight.
Caribbean a sea that is an extension of the Atlantic Ocean bordered by the West Indies and Central and South America. [3 definitions]
Caribbean Sea an extension of the Atlantic Ocean bordered by the West Indies and Central and South America.
caribou an animal with long legs and a long neck. Caribou are mammals with antlers and hooves. They live in the northern part of North America. Caribou are closely related to moose and other kinds of deer. Both male and female caribou have antlers.
caries bone or tooth decay.
carnation a flower with a pleasant smell and fringed petals. Carnations grow in many colors, including red, white, or pink.
carnival a fair that travels from place to place and offers rides, games, and shows.
carnivore an animal that eats the flesh of other animals.
carnivorous eating the flesh of animals.
carob a tree of the Mediterranean that has long, flat pods with a sweet pulp and hard seeds. [2 definitions]
carol a song of joy, especially a Christmas song. [3 definitions]
carpenter a person who builds or repairs houses and other things made of wood.
carpet a heavy fabric covering for floors. [3 definitions]
carpool an agreement among a group of automobile drivers who work together, or whose children go to the same school. Each driver takes turns driving the others.
carriage a vehicle with wheels that is covered or enclosed and is used for carrying people. [3 definitions]
carrier a person who carries or brings something. [2 definitions]