see after (someone or something)

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see after (someone or something)

To supervise or take care of someone or something. I asked my mom to see after the cat while we're gone on vacation. Any chance you can see after the kids on Saturday night?
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

see after someone or something

to take care of someone or something. (The same as but less common than look after someone or something.) Would you please see after Walter? He looks a little pale. I will see after the committee while they are meeting.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

see after

v.
To take care of someone or something: The babysitter will see after the children while we're out.
See also: after, see
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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