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Search phrase: tend

Plays

 22 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.i.146The summer still doth tend upon my state,The Summer still doth tend vpon my state,
All's Well That Ends WellAW III.ii.81That twenty such rude boys might tend uponThat twenty such rude boyes might tend vpon,
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.ii.24.2Tend me tonight.Tend me to night;
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.ii.32Tend me tonight two hours, I ask no more,Tend me to night two houres, I aske no more,
CoriolanusCor V.iii.132If it were so that our request did tendIf it were so, that our request did tend
HamletHam I.iii.83The time invites you. Go. Your servants tend.The time inuites you, goe, your seruants tend.
HamletHam III.i.163Love? His affections do not that way tend;Loue? His affections do not that way tend,
HamletHam III.ii.216And hitherto doth love on fortune tend,And hitherto doth Loue on Fortune tend,
HamletHam IV.iii.44Th' associates tend, and everything is bentTh'Associates tend, and euery thing at bent
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.i.202While they do tend the profit of the land.While they do tend the profit of the Land.
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.ii.304And threefold vengeance tend upon your steps!And three-fold Vengeance tend vpon your steps.
Henry VI Part 33H6 II.v.31So many hours must I tend my flock,So many Houres, must I tend my Flocke;
King JohnKJ V.vi.32Who didst thou leave to tend his majesty?Who didst thou leaue to tend his Maiesty?
King LearKL II.iv.258.1Have a command to tend you?Haue a command to tend you?
MacbethMac I.v.39That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me hereThat tend on mortall thoughts, vnsex me here,
Much Ado About NothingMA I.iii.15man's leisure; sleep when I am drowsy, and tend on nomans leisure: sleepe when I am drowsie, and tend on no
Richard IIR2 IV.i.198They 'tend the crown, yet still with me they stay.They 'tend the Crowne, yet still with me they stay:
Richard IIIR3 IV.i.92Go thou to Richard, and good angels tend thee!Go thou to Richard, and good Angels tend thee,
The TempestTem I.i.6hearts! Yare, yare! Take in the topsail! Tend toharts: yare, yare: Take in the toppe-sale: Tend to
Troilus and CressidaTC II.iii.125Here tend the savage strangeness he puts on,Here tends the sauage strangenesse he puts on,
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.iv.145Let us address to tend on Hector's heels.Let vs addresse to tend on Hectors heeles:
Troilus and CressidaTC V.i.68Ajax commands the guard to tend on you.Aiax commands the guard to tend on you.

Poems

 4 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
A Lover's ComplaintLC.212 Whereto his invised properties did tend, Whereto his inuis'd properties did tend,
SonnetsSonn.53.2 That millions of strange shadows on you tend? That millions of strange shaddowes on you tend?
SonnetsSonn.57.1 Being your slave, what should I do but tend BEing your slaue what should I doe but tend,
SonnetsSonn.103.11 For to no other pass my verses tend For to no other passe my verses tend,

Glossary

 240 result(s).
abodepredict, forebode, portend
adjunctattendant [upon], inevitable result [of]
advertisingattending, attentive, mindful
amiableamorous, loving, tender
amplifyaugment, increase, extend
angeldemon, evil spirit, attendant spirit
applybe directed, be given, attend well to
artere, artire[early spelling of ‘artery’] sinew, ligament, tendon
artire[early spelling of 'artery'] sinew, ligament, tendon
assistaccompany, attend, escort
assistantin attendance, standing by, available
attendaccompany, follow closely, go with
attendlisten [to], pay attention [to]
attendawait, wait for, expect
attendwait, tarry, postpone
attendregard, consider
attendserve at court, wait on royalty
attendsee to, look after, apply oneself to
attendserve, follow, wait [on/upon]
attendbe present [at], be found [at]
attendancediligent service, dutiful ministration, assiduous attention
attendanceattention, consideration, notice
beintend, purpose, be determined
bearprofess, pretend, purport
bias[weighting in a bowl causing it to run obliquely] inclination, tendency, leaning
bloodyportending bloodshed; or: blood-red, scarlet
blowninflamed, swollen, distended
bodeforebode, portend, predict, augur
borespritbowsprit; boom extending from the bow to which the lower edge of the front sail is fastened
borrowedassumed, pretended, feigned
bosomwarm-heartedness, tender affection
brawlquarrel, squabble, contend
breathedexercised, extended, exerted
buffetbeat back, contend with
carelessuncared for, untended
chamberlainbedchamber attendant
chaplainminister, spiritual attendant
chidecontend with, beat against
christendombaptismal name, Christian name
coldineffective, unattended to, coldly received
conducelead, tend, contribute
conductescort, attendant, guide
consortaccompany, attend, go with
consortedattendant, accompanying, united together
contendfight, engage in combat, struggle
contendargue, object, protest
contendcompete, vie, rival
contendmake great efforts, strive vigorously
contendingstruggling, antagonistic, opposed
controversystruggle, contending, competitive dispute
conveypass off, give out, pretend
counterfeitpretended, feigned, sham
counterfeitpretend, feign, make believe
counterfeitimpostor, pretender, sham
counterfeitedpretended, feigned, sham
counterfeitingpretending, feigning, acting
counterfeitingrole-playing, pretending
counterfeitlyfeignedly, in a pretended way
crafty-sickpretending sickness
daintydelicately pretty, of tender beauty
daubpretend, fake, pass off
debatefight, contend, strive
delicatesensitive, tender, not robust
dependantattendant, servant, retainer
determinatedetermined upon, intended, proposed
dilatedextended, leisurely, lengthy
displayedextended, stretched, spread
dissembledeceive, disguise the truth, pretend
dissembledconcealed, pretended, feigned
dotelove dearly, give tender care
drawextend, prolong, protract
drawdraw out, extend, prolong
dress[of land] cultivate, tend, look after
effectpurpose, end, intended deed
effeminategentle, tender, compassionate
engrossfatten, distend, make bloated
enlargewiden, extend, augment
esquirecandidate for knighthood, attendant on a knight
extendseize upon, take possession of
extendexaggerate, magnify, blow up
extendstretch, push so far, give scope to
extendshow, offer, permit
extend[unclear meaning] react to; evaluate; enlarge in scope
extendedracked, stretched
extent[of politeness] extending, showing, exercise of behaviour
familiarattendant spirit, personal demon
farthingalelong skirt extended at the back by a framework of hoops
feignedsham, pretended, spurious
fell-lurkingsavagely waiting, fierce in attendance
fellowservant, attendant, hireling
followact as a follower, be an attendant [on]
followtreat, serve, attend
followersecond, attendant
fondtender, loving, affectionate
footboyboy attendant, page-boy, servant on foot [accompanying a rider]
geniusattendant spirit, guardian spirit
gentlesoft, tender, kind
goodintended, right, proper
groomserving-man, servant, male attendant
humantender, delicate, gentle
husbandtend, improve, cultivate
importportend, signify, predict
intendpretend, convey, purport, profess
intendplan to go, direct one's course
intend[translation of French ‘entendre’] understand
intendplan, arrange, organize
intendmean, imply, suggest
intendbe determined to make, plan to take
intendtend, incline, be predisposed
intendedextended, enlarged, increased in power
intendmentintent, intention, purpose
keeplook to, attend to, follow
keepguard, watch, tend
levy[unclear meaning] level, purpose, intend
lingerprolong, draw out, extend
looklook likely, promise, tend
lookattend to, take care of
maidhandmaid, servant, attendant
manattend, serve, wait on [by]
manservant, attendant, lackey
markingnoting, notice, attending [to]
meanintend for, have in mind for
meanintend, purpose, mean to act
meltingsoft-hearted, tender-hearted, pitying
meltingmoving, affecting, causing tenderness
mindintend, have a mind
mindpurpose, intend, hold an opinion
missingabsence, disappearance, non-attendance [at court]
nearin attendance on
ninefoldset of nine attendants
observancyproper attention, tender attentiveness
observantingratiating attendant, obsequious servant
outstretchedopened wide, fully distended
overlookinspect, superintend, oversee
passagepassing on, extending, line of descent
passionatecompassionate, inclined to pity, tender-hearted
pieceprolong, extend, drag out
pieceprolong, extend, drag out
piteousfull of pity, compassionate, tender
pitifulcompassionate, merciful, tender
placepresent, attending, at hand
portendmean, signify, import
prejudicialdamaging to one's rights, tending to invalidate a claim
preordainedintended, normal, appointed
presagingportending, discerning, insightful
presenceattendance, state of being present
pretendintend, design, plan
pretendimport, imply, mean
pretendclaim, avow, profess
pretendedintended, purposed, proposed
pretenderclaimant, suitor, wooer
puffedincreased, extended, stuffed
purposeintend, plan
purposeintend to do, resolve to act
purposedproposed, intended, contemplated
pursuivant-at-armsjunior officer attending a herald
quicksensitive parts [of the body], tender flesh
rackstretch, strain, extend
random, atuntended, neglected, uncared for
regardtend, look after, take care of
remorsepity, compassion, tenderness
removednessabsence [from court], non-attendance
robelong loose outer garment extending from neck to ankles
seesee to, manage, attend to
seemermake-believer, pretender, one who assumes a behaviour
sequentfollower, attendant
servantfollower, retainer, attendant
servingmanmale servant, male attendant
simularpretender, hypocrite, false claimant
simularsimulated, pretended, fake; or: plausible
skill-contendingof competitive debating
softtender, compassionate, kind
spanhand breadth [from tip of thumb to tip of little finger, when the hand is extended]
squiregentleman below a knight in rank, attendant on a knight or nobleman
squire[contemptuous] servant, follower, attendant
squire-likelike an attendant, submissively
standaccompany, go along with, attend
sterlingvalid currency, legitimate tender
straintrait, feature, tendency
strangeaffect indifference, pretend to be unwilling
strangediffident, pretending, coy
stretchopen wide, extend
stretched-outextended to full length, exceptionally long-lasting
strivecompete, contend, vie
suitcourt attendance, personal retinue
summernurture, care for, tend [during summer]
summonercourt-officer who ensures attendance
supposedpretended, false, counterfeit
surmisedimagined, hoped-for, intended
surveyorsuperintendent, land agent, estate supervisor
takeassume, pretend, feign
takeprofess, pretend, affect [oneself]
teethin a pretended way, without conviction
tendawait, wait in expectation
tendshort form of 'attend'
tendrelate, refer, be relevant
tendserve, follow, wait upon, escort
tendserve, promote, sustain
tendattend, listen, pay attention
tendattend, wait on, serve
tendanceattention, care, solicitude
tendanceretinue, people in attendance
tenderimmature, undeveloped, inexperienced
tenderoffer, offering
tenderrate, esteem, regard
tenderfeel concern for, hold dear, care for
tendergrant, consent to
tenderproposal of marriage, offer of betrothal
tendercare, concern, solicitude
tendersensitive [to], easily hurt [by]
tendermeek, submissive, spineless
tenderthoughtful, considerate, solicitous
tenderyoung
tenderoffer, give, present
tenderlook after, take care of
tenderoffer, proffer, present
tenderpitiable, pathetic, moving
tenderweak, faint, delicate
tenderfond of comfort, attached to the easy life
tendermild, soft, gentle
tender-dyingdying young
tender-hefted[haft = handle] set in a delicate bodily frame; tender-hearted, gentle
tenderlycarefully, attentively, gently
tender-smellingwith a sensitive sense of smell
tendingattendance, attention, care
thinkintend, mean, propose
tugcontend, vie, strive in opposition
untemperingunsoftening, without fostering tenderness
untenderungentle, unkind; or: unyielding
untenderedunpaid, not offered, outstanding
varletmanservant, page, attendant
visitatingvisiting, attending, observing
waitaccompany, attend
waitbe in attendance, do service
waitattend to, pay attention to, not ignore
waitfollow in escort, attend
wantabsence, non-appearance, non-attendance
weenthink, intend, expect, be minded
whifflerarmed processional attendant
wide-stretchedwidely extended, extensive, sweeping

Thesaurus

 198 result(s).
affection, tenderbosom
armed processional attendantwhiffler
attendassist
attendlook
attendkeep
attendsee
attendwait
attendtend
attendtend
attendman
attendconsort
attendfollow
attendstand
attendwait
attendwait
attend wellapply
attendancepresence
attendancetending
attendance in courtsuit
attendance, be inwait
attendance, court-officer who ensuressummoner
attendance, fierce infell-lurking
attendance, inassistant
attendance, people intendance
attendantsequent
attendantsquire
attendantservant
attendantman
attendantconduct
attendantfellow
attendantfollower
attendantmaid
attendantdependant
attendantvarlet
attendantconsorted
attendant [upon]adjunct
attendant on a knightesquire
attendant on a knightsquire
attendant spiritfamiliar
attendant spiritgenius
attendant spiritangel
attendant, armed processionalwhiffler
attendant, be anfollow
attendant, boyfootboy
attendant, ingratiatingobservant
attendant, like ansquire-like
attendant, malegroom
attendant, maleservingman
attendant, spiritualchaplain
attendants, set of nine ninefold
attendingmarking
attendingplace
attendingvisitating
attendingadvertising
attentiveness, tenderobservancy
beauty, of tenderdainty
bedchamber attendantchamberlain
bloodshed, portendingbloody
boy attendantfootboy
care, give tenderdote
contenddebate
contendtug
contendbrawl
contendchide
contendbuffet
contendstrive
contendingcontroversy
court attendancesuit
court-officer who ensures attendancesummoner
deed, intendedeffect
distendengross
distendedblown
distended, fullyoutstretched
extendpiece
extendpiece
extendenlarge
extenddraw
extendlinger
extendrack
extendstretch
extenddraw
extendamplify
extendedbreathed
extendedpuffed
extendeddilated
extendeddisplayed
extendedintended
extended to full lengthstretched-out
extending [of descent]passage
extending [of politeness]extent
fierce in attendancefell-lurking
flesh, tenderquick
fully distendedoutstretched
herald, junior officer attending apursuivant-at-arms
ingratiating attendantobservant
intendpurpose
intendmind
intendmind
intendmean
intendmean
intendlevy
intendpretend
intendween
intendthink
intendbe
intend to dopurpose
intendedgood
intendedsurmised
intendedpurposed
intendedpreordained
intendedpretended
intendeddeterminate
intended deedeffect
junior officer attending a heraldpursuivant-at-arms
knight, attendant on asquire
knight, attendant on aesquire
legitimate tendersterling
length, extended to fullstretched-out
male attendantgroom
male attendant/servantservingman
nine attendants, set ofninefold
nobleman, attendant on asquire
non-attendancemissing
non-attendancewant
non-attendanceremovedness
portendimport
portendbode
portendabode
portendingpresaging
present [attending]place
pretendconvey
pretendcounterfeit
pretendintend
pretendbear
pretenddaub
pretenddissemble
pretendtake
pretendtake
pretend to be unwillingstrange
pretendedfeigned
pretendedsupposed
pretendedsimular
pretendeddissembled
pretendedcounterfeited
pretendedcounterfeit
pretendedborrowed
pretended way, in acounterfeitly
pretended way, in ateeth
pretenderseemer
pretendersimular
pretendercounterfeit
pretendingcounterfeiting
pretendingstrange
pretendingcounterfeiting
pretending sicknesscrafty-sick
set of nine attendantsninefold
spirit, attendantfamiliar
spirit, attendantgenius
spirit, attendantangel
spiritual attendantchaplain
superintendoverlook
superintendentsurveyor
tendconduce
tendregard
tendlook
tenddress
tendintend
tendsummer
tendkeep
tendhusband
tendency [in bowls]bias
tendency [trait]strain
tendereffeminate
tenderdelicate
tenderamiable
tenderhuman
tendersoft
tenderpitiful
tenderpiteous
tendergentle
tenderfond
tender affectionbosom
tender attentivenessobservancy
tender care, givedote
tender fleshquick
tender-heartedpassionate
tender-heartedmelting
tender-heartedtender-hefted
tendernessremorse
tenderness, causingmelting
tenderness, without fostering untempering
tendonartere, artire
unattended tocold
untendedrandom, at
untendedcareless
unwilling, pretend to bestrange
well attendapply
widely extendedwide-stretched

Themes and Topics

 2 result(s).
Elision... suit of buff which ’rested him attend r2 iv.i.198 the cares i give, i hav...
...ive, i have, though given away, / they ’tend the crown begin cym ii.iii.20 ...
Hither, thither, and whither...i.216 and hitherto doth love on fortune tend to this extent hitherward kl iv.iv.21...

Words Families

 28 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ATTENDBASICtend v, tendance n, tending n
BODYSTATEtender-bodied adj
DIEAGEtender-dying adj
FEELTYPEtender-feeling adj
HEARTEMOTIONtender-hearted adj
HEFTEDBASICsee TENDER [sensitive]
MINDGOODtender-minded adj
SMELLSTATEtender-smelling adj
TENDBASICsee ATTEND
TENDER [offer]BASICtender n, tender v
TENDER [offer]NOTuntendered adj
TENDER [sensitive]BASICtender adj, tender v, tenderly adv, tenderness n
TENDER [sensitive]DEATHtender-dying adj
TENDER [sensitive]MINDtender-minded adj
TENDER [sensitive]PART OF BODYtender-bodied adj, tender-hearted adj, tender-hefted adj
TENDER [sensitive]SMELLtender-smelling adj
TENDER [sensitive]STATEtender-feelng adj
TENDER [sensitive]NOTuntender adj
UNTENDERBASICsee TENDER [sensitive]
UNTENDEREDBASICsee TENDER [offer]
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