Synonyms of tend in English

: tend1tend2

tend1


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verb

1‘I tend to get very involved in my work’

SYNONYMS

be inclined, be apt, be disposed, be prone, be liable, have a tendency, show a tendency, be likely, have a propensity

2‘younger voters tended towards the tabloid press’

SYNONYMS

incline, lean, swing, veer, gravitate, be drawn, move

favour

show a preference for, be biased

North American trend


Synonyms of tend in English

: tend1tend2

tend2


See definition of tend

verb

1‘his family had tended the sick for three generations’

SYNONYMS

look after, take care of, care for, minister to, attend to, see to, wait on, cater to

watch over, keep an eye on, mind, protect, watch, guard

nurse, nurture, cherish

maintain, cultivate, keep, manage

ANTONYMS

neglect