part of speech: verb

inflections: attends, attending, attended

definition 1: to be present at.

  • Did you attend the funeral?

antonyms: miss

definition 2: to take care of; tend.

  • Nurses attend sick people.

synonyms: care for, look after, mind, minister to, nurse, take care of, tend

definition 3: to go along with; accompany.

  • Several guards attended the king.

synonyms: accompany, assist

definition 4: to pay attention.

  • Please attend to what I am saying.

synonyms: listen

derivations: attendee (n.), attender (n.)