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tend

verb  us   /tend/

tend verb (BE LIKELY)

[I] to be likely to happen or to have a particular characteristic or effect: We tend to eat at home. Children tend to be like their parents.

tend verb (CARE)

[T] to care for something or someone: He carefully tends his garden all summer.
Translations of “tend”
in Spanish guardar…
in Vietnamese trông nom, chăm sóc…
in Thai เลี้ยง…
in Malaysian menjaga…
in French garder…
in German sich kümmern um, hüten…
in Indonesian mengurus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 很有可能, 倾向, 易于…
in Russian ухаживать, заботиться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很有可能, 傾向, 易於…
in Turkish ilgilenmek, çok iyi bakmak, bakım göstermek…
in Polish opiekować się, zajmować się…
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