Definition of care home noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


care home

BrE BrE//ˈkeə həʊm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈker hoʊm//
(British English) Old age
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a place where people live and are cared for when they cannot live at home or look after themselves a care home for the elderly She became very frail and moved into a care home. children brought up in care homes Wordfindercare home, dementia, frail, geriatric, mobility, the old, pensioner, retire, sprightly, widow See related entries: Old age