take care of

take care of  {v. phr.}
1. To attend to; supply the needs of.
She stayed home to take care of the baby.
Compare: IN CHARGE (2).
2.  {informal}
To deal with; do what is needed with.
I will take care of that letter.
The coach told Jim to take care of the opposing player.
Compare: SEE TO.
Categories: {informal} {v. phr.}