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"Tend" in Chinese?

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"Tend" in Chinese : 趋向

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Pronunciation : Tend
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [See Tender to offer.] (O. Eng. Law)
Definition : Defn: To make a tender of; to offer or tender. [Obs.]

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Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Tend
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [Aphetic form of attend. See Attend, Tend to move, and cf. Tender one that tends or attends.]
Definition : 1. To accompany as an assistant or protector; to care for the wants of; to look after; to watch; to guard; as, shepherds tend their flocks. Shak. And flaming ministers to watch and tend Their earthly charge. Milton. There 's not a sparrow or a wren, There 's not a blade of autumn grain, Which the four seasons do not tend And tides of life and increase lend. Emerson.

2. To be attentive to; to note carefully; to attend to. Being to descend A ladder much in height, I did not tend My way well down. Chapman. To tend a vessel (Naut.), to manage an anchored vessel when the tide turns, so that in swinging she shall not entangle the cable.

t. [imp. & p. p. Tended; p. pr. & vb. n. Tending.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Tend
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : 1. To wait, as attendants or servants; to serve; to attend; -- with on or upon. Was he not companion with the riotous knights That tend upon my father Shak.

2. Etym: [F. attendre.]

Defn: To await; to expect. [Obs.] Shak.

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Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Tend
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [F. tendre, L. tendere, tensum and tentum, to stretch, extend, direct one's course, tend; akin to Gr. tan. See Thin, and cf. Tend to attend, Contend, Intense, Ostensible, Portent, Tempt, Tender to offer, Tense, a.]
Definition : 1. To move in a certain direction; -- usually with to or towards. Two gentlemen tending towards that sight. Sir H. Wotton. Thus will this latter, as the former world, Still tend from bad to worse. Milton. The clouds above me to the white Alps tend. Byron.

2. To be directed, as to any end, object, or purpose; to aim; to have or give a leaning; to exert activity or influence; to serve as a means; to contribute; as, our petitions, if granted, might tend to our destruction. The thoughts of the diligent tend only to plenteousness; but of every one that is hasty only to want. Prov. xxi. 5. The laws of our religion tend to the universal happiness of mankind. Tillotson.

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Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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