Definitions of tending

  1. The act of attending; among seamen, a swinging round or movement of a ship upon her anchor. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for tending

  1. I stayed on, though, after Jock had gone, and after a time I drove a pony instead of tending a gate. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  2. It may find some hostile to the best dramatic art, tending to promote melodramatic rather than tragic effects. – Tragedy by Ashley H. Thorndike