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attend

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1 to go along with in order to provide assistance, protection, or companionship
  • A passel of assistants attend the movie star wherever she goes.
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2 to pay attention especially through the act of hearing
  • I'm sorry, but all the noise means I'm having a hard time attending to the conversation.
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prick up one's ears

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3 to take charge of especially on behalf of another
  • A visiting nurse attends Grandpa three days a week.
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look after, see after, see to, take care of

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4 to occur or exist at the same time
  • all the pomp and circumstance that attend the opening of the Olympic Games
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