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phrasal verb [transitive] British
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theycater for
he/she/itcaters for
present participlecatering for
past tensecatered for
past participlecatered for
  1. cater for someone/something to provide people with everything they want or need

    The school aims to cater for children of all abilities.

    Football fans are well catered for.

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