tend

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 [ˈtɛnd]


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tend

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. tend to [agree, disagree] with him
  2. [children, teenagers] tend to [need more time, be more active]
  3. tend (not) to think (that)
  4. tend (not) to like [meat, fish, people who]
  5. tend (not) to use [tools, computers, their hands]
  6. tend toward [salty food, spicy food] over [sweet food, mild food]
  7. tend away from [salty food]
  8. tend toward [green] over [blue]
  9. tended to [increase, decrease]
  10. tend (to) the [fields, livestock, children]
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