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attend to (someone or something)

Definition of attend to (someone or something)

  1. 1 :  to deal with (something) <Please excuse me. I must attend to some business.> <Please excuse me. I've got some business I must attend to.>

  2. 2 :  to give needed help or attention to (someone or something) <Volunteers attend to the park for the summer.> <The hotel staff attended to my every need.> <Please make sure that the guests are attended to.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to pay attention to

    :  to look after :  take charge of

    :  to go or stay with as a companion, nurse, or servant

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  some indeterminate or unspecified thing

    :  a person or thing of consequence

    :  one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different

  1. :  in some degree :  somewhat

    : used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective

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