Related formscare·tak·ing, noun
Examples from the Web for care-taking
The most moving material in Bomb feels like a rehash: care-taking the father, painfully recalling his suicidal, addict mother.
Barbara was silent, and felt the shy, care-taking glance of her maid.John March, Southerner|George W. Cable
Lindora did not count the interest on the purchase-money, or the taxes, or the repairs, or the winter care-taking.Imaginary Interviews|W. D. Howells
One of the best features of agricultural life consists in the great amount of care-taking which it imposes upon its followers.Domesticated Animals|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler