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attending

 
Adjective attending has 2 senses
  1. attending, in attendance - being present at meeting or event
    Antonym: absent (indirect, via present)
  2. ministering, ministrant, attending - serving attendance on someone; "a ministering angel"; "the angels ministrant sang"; "the attending physician"
    Antonym: unhelpful (indirect, via helpful)
Noun attending has 2 senses
  1. attention, attending - the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
    --1 is a kind of basic cognitive process
    --1 has particulars:
     attentiveness, heed, regard, paying attention; clock-watching; ear; eye; notice, observation, observance; notice
  2. attendance, attending - the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)
    --2 is a kind of group action
    --2 has particulars:
     appearance, appearing, coming into court; presence; turnout
Verb attend has 5 senses
  1. attend, go to - 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?"
    --1 is one way to be
    Antonyms: miss
    Derived forms: noun attendant2, noun attender3, noun attender2, noun attendance1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. attend, take care, look, see - take charge of or deal with; "Could you see about lunch?"; "I must attend to this matter"; "She took care of this business"
    --2 is one way to care, give care
    Derived form: noun attention2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s PP
  3. attend - to accompany as a circumstance or follow as a result; "Menuhin's playing was attended by a 15-minute standing ovation"
    --3 is one way to
    attach to, accompany, come with, go with
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  4. serve, attend to, wait on, attend, assist - 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"
    --4 is one way to help, assist, aid
    Derived forms: noun attendant1, noun attender2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody with something
  5. attend, hang, advert, pay heed, give ear - give heed (to); "The children in the audience attended the recital quietly"; "She hung on his every word"; "They attended to everything he said"
    --5 is one way to listen
    Derived forms: noun attention3, noun attention5, noun attention1, noun attender1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
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