"The incident does not reflect the values of this caring and compassionate community," Brewer said.
There seems to be a proactive disregard for knowing or caring about their lives and plight.
We move pretty quickly on movies, too, and sometimes people can interpret that as not caring enough.
Suppose, in the course of caring for you, your doctor makes a mistake.
Just hands down the most thoughtful, caring, wonderful woman on the planet.
I did get to caring too much for dancing and society, and went out too much without Robert.
Mention the precautions that should be observed in caring for milk.
One of the first considerations in caring for an invalid is the ventilation of the sick room.
The men, without looking or caring, went on locking the gate.
He had gone too far in life to be capable of believing in, or of caring for, such things.
Old English caru, cearu "sorrow, anxiety, grief," also "burdens of mind; serious mental attention," from Proto-Germanic *karo (cf. Old Saxon kara "sorrow;" Old High German chara "wail, lament;" Gothic kara "sorrow, trouble, care;" German Karfreitag "Good Friday"), from PIE root *gar- "cry out, call, scream" (cf. Irish gairm "shout, cry, call;" see garrulous).
Different sense evolution in related Dutch karig "scanty, frugal," German karg "stingy, scanty." The sense development in English is from "cry" to "lamentation" to "grief." Meaning "charge, oversight, protection" is attested c.1400, the sense in care of in addressing. To take care of "take in hand, do" is from 1580s.
Old English carian, cearian "be anxious, grieve; to feel concern or interest," from Proto-Germanic *karojanan (cf. Old High German charon "to lament," Old Saxon karon "to care, to sorrow"), from the same source as care (n.). OED emphasizes that it is in "no way related to L. cura." Related: Cared; caring.
To not care as a negative dismissal is attested from mid-13c. Phrase couldn't care less is from 1946; could care less in the same sense (with an understood negative) is from 1966. Care also figures in many "similies of indifference" in the form don't care a _____, with the blank filled by fig, pin, button, cent, straw, rush, point, farthing, snap, etc., etc.
Positive senses, e.g. "have an inclination" (1550s); "have fondness for" (1520s) seem to have developed later as mirrors to the earlier negative ones.