tendverbuk /tend/ us /tend/
tend verb (BE LIKELY)
- I think you tend to eat more in the winter.
- Children tend to get unsettled if you keep on changing their routine.
- Paintwork on the corner of a stairway tends to get nicked and scratched.
- The British traditionally tend not to display much emotion in public.
- Things tend to get lost when you move house.
tend verb (CARE)