What does it mean when someone says take care?
It simply means that you wish them well and you hope that things are good for them.
It is just a little way to show you care about how they are doing and it is acceptable to say to friends, family and aquaintances..
Is it polite to say take care?
Take care is a friendly, polite phrase. The person saying it sincerely cares about your safety (they really do want to see you again safe and sound), but it does not indicate an intimate concern.
Is saying take care rude?
It’s simply another way to say “goodbye” and is, actually, a polite thing to say. “Take care” is simply another way of saying “be careful”. It expresses your concern for another person’s well-being, so there is no way that it is impolite in the least!
Is take care too informal?
Take care – This one can be used informally among friends too, but is often heard between strangers. It’s quite a formal and polite form of goodbye that shows that you have positive emotions towards someone – you would never say this to someone you didn’t like!