Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “tend” en inglés

See all translations

tend

verb uk   /tend/ us  

tend verb (BE LIKELY)

B2 [I] to be likely to behave in a particular way or have a particular characteristic: [+ to infinitive] We tend to get cold winters and warm, dry summers in this part of the country.
More examples

tend verb (CARE)

[T] formal to care for something or someone: He carefully tended his sunflower plants. The nurse gently tended the patient's cuts and bruises.
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of tend from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de tend
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “tend” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

piglet

a baby pig

Palabra del día

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Aprende más 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Aprende más