What does attendant mean?

Definitions for attendant
əˈtɛn dəntat·ten·dant

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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

  2. Attendant(verb)

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

  3. Attendant(verb)

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

  4. Attendant(noun)

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

  5. Attendant(noun)

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

  6. Attendant(noun)

    that which accompanies; a concomitant

  7. Attendant(noun)

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

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

How to pronounce attendant?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    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. Richard J. Ferris:

    It is now possible for a flight attendant to get a pilot pregnant.

  2. Rosa McElreath:

    He [the attendant] kept telling her she can’t leave she had to stay there.

  3. Ayanna Hart:

    The flight attendant said,' Oh, don't worry about him. He flies with us all the time. He's Delta Platinum,'.

  4. Sandy Valdivieso:

    When the flight attendant said we were heading to Dhaka, we believed that this was how you pronounced 'Dakar' with a Turkish accent.

  5. Neil deGrasse Tyson:

    ... there is no shame in not knowing. The problem arises when irrational thought and attendant behavior fill the vacuum left by ignorance.

Images & Illustrations of attendant

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