Online Google Dictionary

attend 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage Collins Definition
Font size:

attended, past participle; attended, past tense; attending, present participle; attends, 3rd person singular present;
  1. Be present at (an event, meeting, or function)
    • - the entire sales force attended the conference
    • - she was unable to attend the wedding
  2. Go regularly to (an educational, religious, social, or clinical institution)
    • - all children are required to attend school
  3. Deal with
    • - he muttered that he had business to attend to
  4. Give practical help and care to; look after
    • - the severely wounded had two medics to attend to their wounds
    • - each of the beds in the intensive care unit is attended by a nurse
  5. Pay attention to
    • - Alice hadn't attended to a word of his sermon
  6. Occur with or as a result of
    • - people feared that the switch to a peacetime economy would be attended by a severe slump
  7. Escort or accompany (a member of royalty or other important personage) so as to assist them; wait on
    • - Her Royal Highness was attended by two capable women

  1. 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?"
  2. take charge of or deal with; "Could you see about lunch?"; "I must attend to this matter"; "She took care of this business"
  3. to accompany as a circumstance or follow as a result; "Menuhin's playing was attended by a 15-minute standing ovation"
  4. serve: 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"
  5. give heed (to); "The children in the audience attended the recital quietly"; "She hung on his every word"; "They attended to everything he said"
  6. (attended) accompanied: playing or singing with instrumental or vocal accompaniment
  7. (attended) having a caretaker or other watcher
  8. (attending) attention: the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
  9. (attending) attendance: the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)
  10. (Attending) In the United States, an attending physician (also known as an attending, or staff physician) is a physician who has completed residency and practices medicine in a clinic or hospital, in the specialty learned during residency. ...
  11. To listen to (something or someone). [from 15th c.]; To listen (to, unto). [from 15th c.]; To turn one's consideration (to); to deal with (a task, problem, concern etc.), to look after. [from 15th c.]; To wait upon as a servant etc.; to accompany to assist (someone). [from 15th c. ...
  12. (attended) That attends
  13. (attending) A physician on the staff of a hospital, especially the principal one that supervises a patient's care; Serving on the staff of a teaching hospital as a doctor
  14. (Attended) provides operator support for initiating the conference. Your conference operator will "meet and greet" all participants and announce the start of the meeting. Additionally, the operator is available to provide support any time you press "*0" during the conference.
  15. (attending) The phase of the listening process in which a listener focuses attention on a specific sound or message being received from the environment.
  16. When a player holds and removes the flagstick for another player.
  17. To hold and remove the flagstick as a partner putts, usually from some distance.
  18. (v) : to accompany, to listen, to wait on, to be present at
  19. ensue, bring, bring about, bring on, effect, generate, induce, lead to, make, occasion, secure