Definition: give heed (to)
Usage: The children in the audience attended the recital quietly; She hung on his every word; They attended to everything he said
Similar words: listen
Definition: hear with intention
Usage: Listen to the sound of this cello
Definition: work for or be a servant to
Usage: May I serve you?; She attends the old lady in the wheelchair; Can you wait on our table, please?; Is a salesperson assisting you?; The minister served the King for many years
Definition: give help or assistance; be of service
Usage: Everyone helped out during the earthquake; Can you help me carry this table?; She never helps around the house
Definition: take charge of or deal with
Usage: Could you see about lunch?; I must attend to this matter; She took care of this business
Definition: provide care for
Usage: The nurse was caring for the wounded
Definition: be present at (meetings, church services, university), etc.
Usage: She attends class regularly; I rarely attend services at my church; did you go to the meeting?
Similar words: be
Definition: occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere
Usage: Where is my umbrella? The toolshed is in the back; What is behind this behavior?
Definition: to accompany as a circumstance or follow as a result
Usage: Menuhin's playing was attended by a 15-minute standing ovation
Definition: be present or associated with an event or entity
Usage: French fries come with the hamburger; heart attacks are accompanied by distruction of heart tissue; fish usually goes with white wine; this kind of vein accompanies certain arteries