Definitions of attend

  1. To listen; to regard with attention: to be in attendance.
  2. To direct the attention to; to fix the mind upon; to give heed to; to regard.
  3. To care for; to look after; to take charge of; to watch over.
  4. To go or stay with, as a companion, nurse, or servant; to visit professionally, as a physician; to accompany or follow in order to do service; to escort; to wait on; to serve.
  5. To be present with; to accompany; to be united or consequent to; as, a measure attended with ill effects.
  6. To be present at; as, to attend church, school, a concert, a business meeting.
  7. To wait for; to await; to remain, abide, or be in store for.
  8. To wait upon; accompany; serve; be present at.
  9. To give heed to: to wait on or accompany: to be present at: to wait for.
  10. To accompany; be present at.
  11. To wait upon; minister to; be present at; follow; accompany.
  12. ( with to) To take charge of; to look after; as, to attend to a matter of business.
  13. To wait; to stay; to delay.
  14. 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.
  15. To accompany or be present or near at hand, in pursuance of duty; to be ready for service; to wait or be in waiting; - often followed by on or upon.
  16. To pay heed; listen.
  17. To yield attention: to wait.
  18. Give attention to.
  19. give heed ( to); " The children in the audience attended the recital quietly"; " She hung on his every word"; " They paid attention to everything he said"
  20. take charge of; " My deputy attended my affairs while I was on vacation"
  21. take charge of or deal with; " Could you see about lunch?"; " I must attend to this matter"; " She took care of this business"
  22. apply oneself to; " We will attend to this matter as soon as possible"
  23. 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?"
  24. give heed ( to); " The children in the audience attended the recital quietly"; " She hung on his every word"; " They attended to everything he said"
  25. To give attention; listen; give attendance; with to.
  26. To be present; with at, on, or upon.
  27. To follow, as a result; with on or upon.
  28. To wait on; to accompany; to be present; to listen to fix the attention upon.
  29. Attending.
  30. Attended.