Definitions for tending
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word tending
care, attention, aid, tending(adj)
the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something
"no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
apt(p), disposed(p), given(p), minded(p), tending(p)(adj)
(usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward
"he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions"
Action of the verb to tend.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We told them we can manage without their help, it is as if we are doing everything on our own, feeding our people, tending to the sick.
For every person we have on the bottom, there's four more people up on the surface that are tending him, talking to him and being sure that whatever he is doing is safe.
The DA's office was the only law enforcement agency looking into whether violations of the constitution had occurred, now, we no longer have the fox tending the hen house.
Leaving the property to nature would mean there is still a sense of darkness in our neighborhood, love and light that a new family would bring would help heal some of the very deep wounds we are still tending to.
You have to ask what the alternative is - does the consumer want to save his money, invest in shares or in physical objects such as the home? At the moment, given the low interest rate, he's tending to put it into consumption.
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