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||be present at (meetings, church services, university), etc. |
• She attends class regularly
• I rarely attend services at my church
• did you go to the meeting?
||take charge of or deal with |
• Could you see about lunch?
• I must attend to this matter
• She took care of this business
||to accompany as a circumstance or follow as a result |
• Menuhin's playing was attended by a 15-minute standing ovation
||work for or be a servant to |
• May I serve you?
• She attends the old lady in the wheelchair
• Can you wait on our table, please?
• Is a salesperson assisting you?
• The minister served the King for many years
• The children in the audience attended the recital quietly
• She hung on his every word
• They attended to everything he said
||To direct the attention to; to fix the mind upon; to give heed to; to regard. |
||To apply the mind, or pay attention, with a view to perceive, understand, or comply; to pay regard; to heed; to listen; -- usually followed by to. |