trends 1 of 2

plural of trend


2 of 2


present tense third-person singular of trend
as in tends
to show a liking or proneness (for something) during the winter our school system trends toward canceling school at the drop of a hat—or at least a snowflake

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as in curves
to turn away from a straight line or course the river trends east, then west again, forming an oxbow

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“Trends.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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