What does attendant mean?

Definitions for attendant
əˈtɛn dəntat·ten·dant

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word attendant.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. attendant, attender, tender(noun)

    someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another

  2. attendant, attender, attendee, meeter(noun)

    a person who is present and participates in a meeting

    "he was a regular attender at department meetings"; "the gathering satisfied both organizers and attendees"

  3. accompaniment, concomitant, attendant, co-occurrence(adj)

    an event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another

  4. attendant(adj)

    being present (at meeting or event etc.) "attendant members of the congreation"

  5. attendant, consequent, accompanying, concomitant, incidental, ensuant, resultant, sequent(adj)

    following or accompanying as a consequence

    "an excessive growth of bureaucracy, with attendant problems"; "snags incidental to the changeover in management"; "attendant circumstances"; "the period of tension and consequent need for military preparedness"; "the ensuant response to his appeal"; "the resultant savings were considerable"

Wiktionary

  1. attendant(Noun)

    One who attends; one who works with or watches something.

    Give your keys to the parking attendants and they will park your car for you.

  2. attendant(Adjective)

    Going with; associated; concomitant.

    They promoted him to supervisor, with all the attendant responsibilities and privileges.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Attendant(verb)

    being present, or in the train; accompanying; in waiting

    Etymology: [F. attendant, p. pr. of attendre. See Attend, v. t.]

  2. Attendant(verb)

    accompanying, connected with, or immediately following, as consequential; consequent; as, intemperance with all its attendant evils

    Etymology: [F. attendant, p. pr. of attendre. See Attend, v. t.]

  3. Attendant(verb)

    depending on, or owing duty or service to; as, the widow attendant to the heir

    Etymology: [F. attendant, p. pr. of attendre. See Attend, v. t.]

  4. Attendant(noun)

    one who attends or accompanies in any character whatever, as a friend, companion, servant, agent, or suitor

    Etymology: [F. attendant, p. pr. of attendre. See Attend, v. t.]

  5. Attendant(noun)

    one who is present and takes part in the proceedings; as, an attendant at a meeting

    Etymology: [F. attendant, p. pr. of attendre. See Attend, v. t.]

  6. Attendant(noun)

    that which accompanies; a concomitant

    Etymology: [F. attendant, p. pr. of attendre. See Attend, v. t.]

  7. Attendant(noun)

    one who owes duty or service to, or depends on, another

    Etymology: [F. attendant, p. pr. of attendre. See Attend, v. t.]

How to pronounce attendant?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say attendant in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of attendant in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of attendant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of attendant in a Sentence

  1. Tom Voss:

    This includes incorporating room attendant postcards with personalized notes into hotel rooms, which both encourages tips and provides a place to leave a tip, this has helped make tipping a norm.

  2. Queen Victoria:

    The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone who can speak or write to join in checking this mad, wicked folly of Woman's Rights with all its attendant horrors on which her poor, feeble sex is bent, forgetting every sense of womanly feeling and propriety.

  3. Passenger Maggie Gremminger:

    The pet owner was very adamant that she did not want to put the pet carrier up above, she was saying verbally, ‘ My dog is in here, no, this is my dog. ’ The flight attendant, in response, really just continued to ask her to put it above because it was a hazard where it was, it was a safety emergency, someone could trip.

  4. Jaclyn Rothenberg:

    The flight attendant made that announcement on his own thinking he was helping, we did not ask him to do that.

  5. Olivia Morgan:

    The flight attendant wrestled the stroller away from the woman, who was sobbing, holding one baby with the second baby in a car seat on the ground next to her, he stormed by me with the stroller and I said something like, 'What are you doing? You almost hit that baby!' And he yelled at me to 'stay out of it!' just like he does in the video.

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