leave (someone or something) in (someone's) care(redirected from left him in care)
leave (someone or something) in (someone's) care
To have someone else supervise or attend to someone or something else. If I go back to work, I'll have to leave the younger kids in my oldest daughter's care. I've left the Jefferson accounts in Dave's care while I'm out on leave.
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