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Princeton's WordNet

  1. attended, tended to(p)adjective

    having a caretaker or other watcher


  1. tended to

    "Tended to" generally refers to an inclination, likelihood or habit of someone or something following a certain pattern, behavior, or result. It describes a usual or recurrent action or a regular course towards a particular direction. It is often used to show what typically happens or what someone often does, but does not imply that this happened or will happen in all circumstances.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tended to in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tended to in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of tended to in a Sentence

  1. Jane Fondalikes to toke:

    I’ve found myself backsliding a bit of late in terms of where my thoughts have tended to reside (not always with the generosity of vision I wish for) and my confidence has been iffy for the past four months, so, while meditating today, an idea came to me: I’m going to create a shrine to myself —or, at least, the self I wish to be, the self who began to manifest when I was a young girl before the s**t hit the fan.

  2. Eric Goldstein:

    They were a group that defied easy categorization, and they tended to challenge – and in some cases, upend – the easy definition of American society into the categories of Black and White.

  3. Glenn Adams:

    People are more aware of it because of the videos of police violence and the media attention. Now, the media report on it, black folks tended to know about this before. Now white folks are starting to know about it more. ... Now, with this kind of evidence, people have to re-evaluate their sense of what is true and what is not true, so it becomes a little bit harder for people to deny.

  4. David Chalian:

    We just came through an election where the economy was issue number one and tended to favor Republicans, but there were other issues, like the sanctity and security of our democracy and abortion, that Democrats really rallied around and overperformed expectations in the midterm election, despite the very negative views on the economy.

  5. David Jane:

    Europe has tended to be quite better in general than the U.S. this earnings season ... But the trend towards capital expenditure historically has been disappointing and may continue to be for some time, this is a capex-less recovery.

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